Adjective "Gate" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Gate


    Definition:

    1. a movable barrier, usually on hinges, closing an opening in a fence, wall, or other enclosure.

    2. an opening permitting passage through an enclosure.

    3. a tower, architectural setting, etc., for defending or adorning such an opening or for providing a monumental entrance to a street, park, etc.: the gates of the walled city; the palace gate.

    4. any means of access or entrance: The gate to stardom is talent.

    5. a mountain pass.

    6. any movable barrier, as at a tollbooth or a ro

    Origin:
    gate

    Examples:

    "outs can be gate."