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mate

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mate

noun

Definition of MATE

1
either of a pair matched in one or more qualities <have you seen the mate to this glove anywhere?>
2
a person frequently seen in the company of another <that lout and his mates are known troublemakers in the neighborhood>
3
chiefly British  a person who helps a more skilled person <a plumber and his mate showed up to fix the sink in our London hotel room>
4
the person to whom another is married <they vowed to each other that they would remain mates for life>
5
chiefly British  a person who has a strong liking for and trust in another <spent the weekend in London with some of his mates from Oxford>
Antonyms enemy, foe

March 05, 2015
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