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NounEdit

mates

  1. plural of mate

VerbEdit

mates

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of mate

AdjectiveEdit

mates (not comparable)

  1. Friendly; having a friendship (with).
    He is mates with my brother.

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NounEdit

mates f pl (plural only)

  1. (informal) maths

VerbEdit

mates

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of matar

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mates

  1. passive form of mate

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmates/, [ˈmat̪es]

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of matemáticas.

NounEdit

mates f pl (plural only)

  1. (colloquial) maths, math (study)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

mates

  1. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of matar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of matar.

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