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How to Pronounce grate?

Correct pronunciation for the word "grate" is [ɡɹˈe͡ɪt], [ɡɹˈe‍ɪt], [ɡ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t].

Definition of grate

  1. To furnish with grating; to make fast with cross bars.
  2. To rub, as a body with a rough surface against another body; to make a harsh sound by the friction of rough bodies; to offend; to fret; to irritate.
  3. A frame, composed of parallel or cross bars, with interstices; a frame of iron bars for holding fuel for a tire.
  4. To rub hard, so as to offend; to make a harsh sound by frietion of rough bodies.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for grate?

What is the present tense of Grate?

  • The personal forms of the verb "grate" in present tense are:

  • - I grate

  • - You grate

  • - He/she/it grates

  • - We grate

  • - You grate

  • - They grate
  • What is the past tense of Grate?

  • The personal forms of the verb "grate" in past tense are as follows:

  • 1. I grated

  • 2. You grated

  • 3. He/she/it grated

  • 4. We grated

  • 5. You grated

  • 6. They grated
  • What is the adverb for grate?

    The adverb form of the word "grate" is "gratingly".

    What is the adjective for grate?

    The adjective form of the word "grate" is "grateful".

    Usage over time for grate:

    This graph shows how "grate" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of grate?

    The plural of the "grate" can be the "grates".

    What is the singular form of grate?

    The singular of the "grate" can be the "grate".

    Synonyms for Grate:


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