(noun, verb)


1. a movable barrier in a fence or wall

Definition categories: man–made

2. a computer circuit with several inputs but only one output that can be activated by particular combinations of inputs

Definition categories: man–made

3. total admission receipts at a sports event

Definition categories: possession, gross, receipts, revenue

4. passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark

Definition categories: man–made, passageway

Sentences with gate as a noun:

- The gate in front of the railroad crossing went up after the train had passed.

- Singh was bowled through the gate, a very disappointing way for a world-class batsman to get out


1. supply with a gate

- The house was gated

Definition categories: possession, furnish, provide, render, supply

2. control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate

Definition categories: contact, control, operate

3. restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment

Definition categories: change, bound, confine, limit, restrict, throttle, trammel