Slate

11 Definitions of Slate

The meaning of the word slate, the definition of Slate:

v. t. - An argillaceous rock which readily splits into thin plates; argillite; argillaceous schist.

v. t. - Any rock or stone having a slaty structure.

v. t. - A prepared piece of such stone.

v. t. - A thin, flat piece, for roofing or covering houses, etc.

v. t. - A tablet for writing upon.

v. t. - An artificial material, resembling slate, and used for the above purposes.

v. t. - A thin plate of any material; a flake.

v. t. - A list of candidates, prepared for nomination or for election; a list of candidates, or a programme of action, devised beforehand.

v. t. - To cover with slate, or with a substance resembling slate; as, to slate a roof; to slate a globe.

v. t. - To register (as on a slate and subject to revision), for an appointment.

v. t. - To set a dog upon; to bait; to slat. See 2d Slat, 3.


The word "slate" uses 5 letters: A E L S T

Direct anagrams of slate:

least setal stale steal stela taels tales teals tesla

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

a - alates   b - ablest bleats stable tables   c - castle cleats eclats   d - deltas desalt lasted salted slated staled   e - elates stelae teasel teasle   f - festal   g - aglets   h - halest haslet lathes shelta   i - saltie stelai   k - latkes   l - sallet stella   m - lamest metals samlet   n - lanset latens   o - osteal solate   p - palest palets pastel petals plates pleats septal staple tepals   r - alerts alters artels estral laster ratels salter slater staler stelar talers   s - leasts slates stales steals tassel teslas   t - latest lattes   u - salute   v - valets vestal   x - exalts laxest   y - lysate slatey  

Shorter words found within slate:

ae al ale ales als alt alts as at ate ates east eat eats el els es et eta etas la las lase last lat late lats lea leas lest let lets sae sal sale salt sat sate sea seal seat sel set seta slat ta tae tael tale tas te tea teal teas tel tela tels

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