{ bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Mate is used in American (U.S. and Canadian) English, but it is not used as slang for friend. {code: 'ad_contentslot_2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '194852', size: [300, 250] }}, Meaning of British Slang phrase 'mate'. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 50] }}, A fellow, comrade, colleague, partner or someone with whom something is shared, e.g. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776338', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654198' }}, Learn more. Cap. },{ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195454', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776156', position: 'atf' }}, Nevertheless, if you hear someone using it in an annoyed tone, it might mean that you’re in trouble. 3. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776130', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot2_flex' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, Some synonyms for chuffed are delighted or happy. However, women might often be heard referring to themselves as ‘good mates’ too. Cockney – A person native to East London. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, 10 1. chelsea_girl_jt26. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195456', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, }, chuffed. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, b archaic : match, peer. window.ga=window.ga||function(){(ga.q=ga.q||[]).push(arguments)};ga.l=+new Date; You might refer to a waiter or fellow bar fly using the word ‘mate’. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971071', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971073', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_3', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot2' }}]}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_1', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, A spouse or romantic partner. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195454', size: [336, 280] }}, Slang – Mate. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot2' }}]}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : wprod"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, dfpSlots['houseslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/houseslot', [300, 250], 'ad_houseslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_houseslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').setCategoryExclusion('house').addService(googletag.pubads()); My mates are coming over later. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_flex' }}, FYI, Chavs don't use words like mate. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 50] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971068', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot2_flex' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654156' }}, var mapping_btmslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = mate"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, "loggedIn": false Citation from Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002 film) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site . {code: 'ad_contentslot_4', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448842' }}, }, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776144', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, Definition of mate (Entry 3 of 5) 1 a (1) : associate, companion. mate definition: 1. an animal's sexual partner: 2. a friend: 3. used as a friendly way of talking to someone…. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, var mapping_houseslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([963, 0], [300, 250]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); Either of a pair of animals brought together for breeding. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448836' }}, It is also often used to address strangers in informal situations, such as in bars or on public transport. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654153' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_leftslot_160x600' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195456', size: [300, 250] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776358', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [300, 50] }}, Definition of MATE (noun): friend; animal’s sexual partner; junior officer in navy; checkmate in chess; object making pair with another MATE (noun) definition and synonyms | … { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [300, 250] }}, 8. var mapping_rightslot2 = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, We do. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Learn more. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, Modified entries © 2019 dfpSlots['contentslot_3'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/mpuslot', [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid'], 'ad_contentslot_3').defineSizeMapping(mapping_contentslot).setTargeting('cdo_si', '3').setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); }); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448837' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, },{ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [300, 50] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, {code: 'ad_leftslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_leftslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/leftslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]] } }, {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195458', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot3' }}]}, storage: { Mate. iasLog("criterion : cdo_t = nautical-terms-and-seafaring"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { if (!event.isEmpty && event.slot.renderCallback) { event.slot.renderCallback(event); } }); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot4_flex' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446384' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot3_mobile_flex' }}, Used when you are talking to a close friend, and is often easily substituted for the American ‘buddy’, ‘pal’, or ‘dude’. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776146', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot3' }}]}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [300, 250] }}, Last 100 years { { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, {code: 'ad_topslot_b', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[728, 90]] } }, For example, ‘Alright, mate?’ 2. Chuffed may come from an old word, chuff, meaning "puffed up with fat," apparently taken up in slang as early as the 1860s to imply a sense of satisfaction.Who doesn't want to be well-fed and happy? }, 2. dfpSlots['btmslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/btmslot', [[300, 250], 'fluid'], 'ad_btmslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_btmslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'btm').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, userIds: [{ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195459', size: [300, 50] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448838' }}, var mapping_leftslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([1063, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]]).addSize([963, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); View usage for: { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, We're friends We're mates. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654151' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971069', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [120, 600] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195458', size: [300, 250] }}, This video shows you how to pronounce MATE in British English. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [320, 50] }}, Mathe name meaning, British baby Boy name Mathe meaning,etymology, history, presonality details. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971067', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, b. Yup. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971072', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, These Names are Modern as well as Unique. "sign-up": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signup?rid=READER_ID", Click on the arrows to change the translation direction. {code: 'ad_contentslot_2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, "error": true, Cheers Mate :) 1 0. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, Lv 6. Usage explanations of natural written and spoken English, 0 && stateHdr.searchDesk ? { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot4_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971066', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_4', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot3' }}]}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, 'max': 36, The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448834' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_3', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195458', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, 1. {code: 'ad_contentslot_3', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, } { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, pbjsCfg = { { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot2_flex' }}, params: { { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, Citation from "Trust", Wilfred (TV), Season 1 Episode 2 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site . { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448839' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_c = " + ["science_geographic_locales", "business_financial_industrial_technology", "people_society_religion", "leisure_food_travel"]); ga('set', 'dimension3', "default"); Usually, this word is very friendly and casual. ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, }, This slang is extremely common British and Australian slang. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448840' }}, British: No you can't use that, stop trying to be cool and stuff, it just fails, be an American and say something like 'Hey fatty'. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 50] }}, This expression can be used in negative way – to signify that a person has upset you or made you angry. googletag.pubads().set("page_url", "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/mate"); { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot2' }}]}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 100] }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_c", ["science_geographic_locales", "business_financial_industrial_technology", "people_society_religion", "leisure_food_travel"]); googletag.cmd.push(function() { { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, var pbMobileHrSlots = [ This is a list of British words not widely used in the United States.In Canada, New Zealand, India, South Africa, and Australia, some of the British terms listed are used, although another usage is often preferred.. addPrebidAdUnits(pbAdUnits); iasLog("criterion : cdo_tc = resp"); googletag.pubads().setCategoryExclusion('lcp').setCategoryExclusion('resp').setCategoryExclusion('wprod'); dfpSlots['contentslot_2'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/mpuslot', [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid'], 'ad_contentslot_2').defineSizeMapping(mapping_contentslot).setTargeting('cdo_si', '2').setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195459', size: [320, 100] }}, {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, Mate is used as a term of endearment, but also frequently used to casually ingratiate oneself with a stranger or new acquaintance. Bugger All {code: 'ad_topslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 50], [320, 50], [320, 100]] } }, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654192' }}, ga('set', 'dimension2', "entry"); Yes, you could use the word “friend” to describe someone you’re close to, but the British word “mate” suggests a more nuanced relationship shaped by trust, loyalty and lots of laughs. Rubbish – It could mean garbage or nonsense depending on the context. {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, "authorizationFallbackResponse": { { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, priceGranularity: customGranularity, What does mate mean? { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654195' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month. (shortening of geezer) (Slang word for guy) Pal,Mate,Chum etc. mate. 2. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, What are synonyms for group mate? partner: "uarus31" } 9. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot4' }}]}]; It is particularly used between men (but not always). initAdSlotRefresher(); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387233' }}, 'increment': 0.01, It is an ‘International Day’ established by the United Nations to recognize and promote the contribution made by volunteers and voluntary organizations to the wellbeing of people across the globe. 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