11 Definitions of Gate

The meaning of the word gate, the definition of Gate:

n. - A large door or passageway in the wall of a city, of an inclosed field or place, or of a grand edifice, etc.; also, the movable structure of timber, metal, etc., by which the passage can be closed.

n. - An opening for passage in any inclosing wall, fence, or barrier; or the suspended framework which closes or opens a passage. Also, figuratively, a means or way of entrance or of exit.

n. - A door, valve, or other device, for stopping the passage of water through a dam, lock, pipe, etc.

n. - The places which command the entrances or access; hence, place of vantage; power; might.

n. - In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into.

n. - The channel or opening through which metal is poured into the mold; the ingate.

n. - The waste piece of metal cast in the opening; a sprue or sullage piece.

n. - A way; a path; a road; a street (as in Highgate).

n. - Manner; gait.

v. t. - To supply with a gate.

v. t. - To punish by requiring to be within the gates at an earlier hour than usual.

The word "gate" uses 4 letters: A E G T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after gate, or to gate in any order:

a - agate   b - begat   d - gated   l - aglet   n - agent   o - togae   r - grate great retag targe terga   s - gates getas stage   u - tegua  

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ae ag age at ate eat et eta gae gat get ta tae tag te tea teg

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