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1 a barrier by which an entry is closed and opened
  • be sure to latch the gate when you leave so the dog doesn't get out

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2 the opening through which one can enter or leave a structure
  • passed through the gates of the walled city

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3 a fixture for controlling the flow of a liquid
  • opens the gate in the lock so the ships can get through the canal

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Synonyms & Antonyms of gate (Entry 2 of 2)

as in fence, hedge

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The first known use of gate was before the 12th century

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“Gate.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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