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  Words related to checkmate

Related / Similar Words: mate

 

Definition:
  • a chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent''s king;
  • complete victory;
  • place an opponent''s king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game; "Kasparov checkmated his opponent after only a few moves";

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    Derivational Morphology: mate

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 將死   Dutch: schaakmat  
    Finnish: matti   German: Schachmatt  
    Portuguese: xeque-mate   Romanian: şah-mat  
    Russian: шах и мат   Slovene: šah mat  
    Spanish: jaque mate   Swedish: matt  
     
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