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There are 19 meanings of the word Matey.

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Matey - as an adjective satellite

(used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Matey - as a noun

The conclusive victory in a game of chess that occurs when an opponent's king is threatened with unavoidable capture.

(by extension) any losing situation with no escape; utter defeat.

A fellow, comrade, colleague, partner or someone with whom something is shared, e.g. shipmate, classmate.

(especially of a non-human animal) a breeding partner.

A friend, usually of the same sex.

Example: "He's my best mate."

Friendly term of address to a stranger, usually male, of similar age

Example: "Excuse me, mate, have you got the time?"

In naval ranks, a non-commissioned officer or his subordinate (e.g. boatswain's mate, gunner's mate, sailmaker's mate, etc).

A ship's officer, subordinate to the master on a commercial ship.

A first mate.

A technical assistant in certain trades (e.g. gasfitter's mate, plumber's mate); sometimes an apprentice.

The other member of a matched pair of objects.

Example: "I found one of the socks i wanted to wear, but i couldn't find its mate."

A suitable companion; a match; an equal.

The abovementioned plant; the leaves and shoots used for the tea

A fellow sailor; often used affectedly, especially as a pirate.

Example: "Ahoy mateys, scrub the deck!"

An evergreen tree, ilex paraquariensis, native to south america, cultivated for its leaves.

A beverage, resembling tea, made from the dried leaves of this plant.

A cup of this drink.

Matey - as an adjective

Sociable or friendly.

Example: "You've been very matey with that new bird."

Example Sentences

"Ahoy, matey! How are you today?"
"Avast, matey! We've got a treasure map."
"Arr, matey! Can you help me with this knot?"
"Ahoy, matey! Do you want to join our crew?"
"Shiver me timbers, matey! That sea monster is gigantic!"
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Word Game Points

Is MATEY a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, matey is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

MATEY has a SCRABBLE points total of 10.

Is MATEY a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, matey is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
MATEY has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 10.

Is MATEY a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, matey is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
MATEY has a WORDFEUD points total of 10.

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