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  Words related to mat

Related / Similar Words: gym mat, matting, flatness, lusterlessness, lustrelessness, matt, matte, Master of Arts in Teaching, MAT, felt, felt up, mat up, matt-up, matte up, entangle, tangle, snarl, flat, matted

 

Definition:
  • a thick flat pad used as a floor covering;
  • sports equipment consisting of a piece of thick padding on the floor for gymnastic sports;
  • a small pad of material that is used to protect surface from an object placed on it;
  • mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture;
  • the property of having little or no contrast; lacking highlights or gloss;
  • a master''s degree in teaching;
  • change texture so as to become matted and felt-like; "The fabric felted up after several washes";
  • twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord";
  • not reflecting light; not glossy; "flat wall paint"; "a photograph with a matte finish";

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    Hyponyms: doormat, welcome mat, canvas, canvass, wrestling mat, drip mat, mousepad, mouse mat, place mat, felt, enmesh, mesh, ensnarl

     

    Derivational Morphology: felt, felt up, mat up, matt-up, matte up, matte, flatness, lusterlessness, lustrelessness, matt, matting, tangle, snarl, maze

     

    Anagrams: ATM, tam, atm

     

     
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