sta·​ble·​mate | \ ˈstā-bəl-ˌmāt How to pronounce stablemate (audio) \

Definition of stablemate

1 : an animal stabled with another
2 : a member of a stable

Examples of stablemate in a Sentence

a new car model and its stablemates
Recent Examples on the Web The horse won by 2¼ lengths over stablemate Messier, who is also in the Kentucky Derby. John Cherwaspecial Contributor, Los Angeles Times, 5 May 2022 Pletcher had the Belmont in mind for stablemate Nest since the beginning of the year. John Cherwaspecial Contributor, Los Angeles Times, 10 June 2022 While Vacheron Constantin has brought a '70s legend back wholesale, its Richemont stablemate, A. Lange & Söhne, is instead nurturing a brand-new take on the integrated sporty-luxe genre. Alex Doak, CNN, 11 Apr. 2022 Its face is more assertive than the bug-eyed design worn by its internal-combustion stablemate. Eric Stafford, Car and Driver, 9 May 2022 That led to his 2 ¼-length victory over stablemate Messier in the Santa Anita Derby. Jason Frakes, The Courier-Journal, 6 May 2022 Taiba, making just his second start, came strong on the outside and swept past stablemate Messier to win by 2¼ lengths as both horses qualified for the Kentucky Derby. John Cherwaspecial Contributor, Los Angeles Times, 9 Apr. 2022 The new Buzz, similarly, shares a powertrain with another VW stablemate. Michael Dobuski, ABC News, 12 Mar. 2022 Jon Rahm, for now a managerial stablemate of Mickelson, restated unequivocally his rejection of the splinter tour. Eamon Lynch, The Arizona Republic, 22 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of stablemate

1926, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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28 Jul 2022

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“Stablemate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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