"mate" Definition

  1. the term a coster or low person applies to a friend, partner, or companion; “me and my MATE did so and so,” is a common phrase with a low Londoner. Originally a _sea term_.

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Position in the dictionary: 2146 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: matey, maudlin, mauley, maund, maw, mawworm, max, mazarine, mealy-mouthed, mean white
Previous words in the dictionary: master of the rolls, master of the mint, massacre of the innocents, maskee, marygold, mary ann, martingale, marry, marrowskying., marrow-bones

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