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1. gate

noun. ['ˈgeɪt'] a movable barrier in a fence or wall.

Synonyms

  • wicket gate
  • lichgate
  • tailboard
  • turnstile
  • turnpike
  • hinge
  • head gate
  • portcullis
  • tollbar
  • lychgate
  • tailgate
  • postern
  • tail gate
  • movable barrier
  • wicket
  • tollgate
  • wicket door
  • lock
  • flexible joint

Antonyms

  • precede
  • disengage
  • unfasten
  • unbolt

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Gate

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  • recriminate
  • solid-state
  • silverplate
  • remunerate
  • multistate
  • intrastate
  • interrelate
  • disinflate
  • demodulate
  • translate
  • stagflate
  • reinstate
  • procreate
  • desecrate
  • commutate
  • underrate
  • tri-state
  • recreate
  • postdate
  • interstate
  • conflate
  • upstate
  • telerate
  • sumgait
  • restate
  • reflate
  • prorate
  • predate
  • overweight

Sentences with gate


1. Noun, singular or mass
Tie one end of the rope to the top centre of the gate.

Quotes about gate


1. The hardest thing to find in life is balance - especially the more success you have, the more you look to the other side of the gate. What do I need to stay grounded, in touch, in love, connected, emotionally balanced? Look within yourself.
- Celine Dion

2. Humor, for me, is really a gate of departure. It's a way of enticing a reader into a poem so that less funny things can take place later. It really is not an end in itself, but a means to an end.
- Billy Collins

3. Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
- Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own

2. gate-crash

verb. enter uninvited; informal.

Synonyms

  • irrupt
  • barge in
  • intrude

Antonyms

  • rise
  • integrate
  • stand still
  • stay

3. lock-gate

noun. a gate that can be locked.

4. kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate

noun. annual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; southeastern Asia and Australia; naturalized in North America.

Synonyms

  • genus Polygonum
  • prince's-feather
  • prince's-plume
  • subshrub
  • princess feather
  • suffrutex
  • Polygonum

5. gate

noun. ['ˈgeɪt'] a computer circuit with several inputs but only one output that can be activated by particular combinations of inputs.

Synonyms

  • NAND gate
  • X-OR circuit
  • XOR gate
  • NAND circuit
  • logic gate
  • OR circuit
  • computer circuit
  • AND circuit
  • OR gate
  • XOR circuit

Antonyms

  • let go of
  • deprive
  • derestrict
  • declassify

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. gate

noun. ['ˈgeɪt'] total admission receipts at a sports event.

Synonyms

  • revenue
  • receipts

Antonyms

  • unconstipated
  • unsworn
  • increase

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. gate

verb. ['ˈgeɪt'] restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment.

Synonyms

  • restrict
  • bound
  • limit
  • trammel
  • restrain
  • confine

Antonyms

  • maximum
  • middle
  • beginning
  • enable

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. gate

verb. ['ˈgeɪt'] control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate.

Synonyms

  • operate

Antonyms

  • encourage
  • kern

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. gate

noun. ['ˈgeɪt'] passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark.

Synonyms

  • airport terminal
  • passageway
  • arrival gate
  • departure gate

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain
  • unoriented

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. gate

verb. ['ˈgeɪt'] supply with a gate.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

Etymology

  • gata (Old Norse)
  • geat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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