Meaning of “gate” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ɡeɪt/
Extra Examples
Someone had left the gate wide open.The gate won't open.Don't slam the gate.Please shut the iron gate

A2 the part of a fence or outside wall that opens and closes like a door:

Please shut the gate.

B1 the part of an airport where passengers get on or off an aircraft:

The flight to Dublin is now boarding at gate 8.

(Definition of “gate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)