MAT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Mat Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A name given by coppersmiths to an alloy of copper, tin, iron, etc., usually called white metal.
  2. (n.) A fabric of sedge, rushes, flags, husks, straw, hemp, or similar material, used for wiping and cleaning shoes at the door, for covering the floor of a hall or room, and for other purposes.
  3. (n.) Anything growing thickly, or closely interwoven, so as to resemble a mat in form or texture; as, a mat of weeds; a mat of hair.
  4. (v. t.) To twist, twine, or felt together; to interweave into, or like, a mat; to entangle.
  5. (v. t.) To cover or lay with mats.
  6. (a.) Cast down; dejected; overthrown; slain.
  7. (v. i.) To grow thick together; to become interwoven or felted together like a mat.
  8. (n.) Any similar fabric for various uses, as for covering plant houses, putting beneath dishes or lamps on a table, securing rigging from friction, and the like.
  9. (n.) An ornamental border made of paper, pasterboard, metal, etc., put under the glass which covers a framed picture; as, the mat of a daguerreotype.


Synonyms:
Entangle, Felt, Flat, Flatness, Matt, Matte, Matted, Matting, Snarl, Tangle,

• Matabele Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n. pl.) Alt. of Matabeles


• Mattowacca Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An American clupeoid fish (Clupea mediocris), similar to the shad in habits and appearance, but smaller and less esteemed for food; -- called also hickory shad, tailor shad, fall herring, and shad herring.


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