Definitions of gate

  1. To supply with a gate. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To punish by requiring to be within the gates at an earlier hour than usual. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. supply with a gate; "The house was gated" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. restrict movement to the dormitory or campus, of British schoolboys, as a means of punishment Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. total admission receipts at a sports event Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment Wordnet Dictionary DB
  9. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A door, valve, or other device, for stopping the passage of water through a dam, lock, pipe, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. The places which command the entrances or access; hence, place of vantage; power; might. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. The channel or opening through which metal is poured into the mold; the ingate. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. The waste piece of metal cast in the opening; a sprue or sullage piece. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A way; a path; a road; a street (as in Highgate). Webster Dictionary DB
  17. Manner; gait. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. An opening to allow entrance or passage; a frame or door which opens or closes such an entrance; a valve. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. A passage into a city, inclosure, or any large building: a frame in the entrance into any inclosure: an entrance. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. Passage-way; frame for closing an entrance. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. A passageway, as in a fence; a portal; also, a movable frame that serves to close it. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. Any means of access, power; supremacy. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. An entrance door to a city, castle, &c.; a large frame of wood moving on hinges which opens or closes any passage; a door. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for gate

  1. As I uttered these words, we reached the gate – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  2. This led to the gate also. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille