gate

Part of speech: noun

A passageway, as in a fence; a portal; also, a movable frame that serves to close it.

Part of speech: noun

Any means of access, power; supremacy.

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Usage examples "gate":

  1. Perhaps I may pass her gate at night, and see her at the window. - "They of the High Trails", Hamlin Garland.
  2. It's only ten minutes to the Sachem's Gate, if we walk fast. - "The Danger Mark", Robert W. Chambers.
  3. The Water Gate called Traitors' Gate is under St. Thomas's Tower. - "The History of London", Walter Besant.