Synonyms of gate


1. gate, movable barrier

usage: a movable barrier in a fence or wall

2. gate, logic gate, computer circuit

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

3. gate, gross, revenue, receipts

usage: total admission receipts at a sports event

4. gate, passageway

usage: passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark


1. gate, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: supply with a gate; "The house was gated"

2. gate, operate, control

usage: control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate

3. gate, restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle

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

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