• Checkmate Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To defeat completely; to terminate; to thwart.
- (n.) The position in the game of chess when a king is in check and cannot be released, -- which ends the game.
- (v. t.) To check (an adversarys king) in such a manner that escape in impossible; to defeat (an adversary) by putting his king in check from which there is no escape.
- (n.) A complete check; utter defeat or overthrow.
• Checkmated Definition & Synonyms
- (imp. & p. p.) of Checkmate