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Ate is sometimes a misspelling of eight.

The word ate is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

Definition of the noun ate

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noun - plural:

  • ate: ates
  • Ate: -

  1. goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment
    • examples: I ate caviar. | During summer breaks, I ate dinner at midnight. | To my surprise, they ate the meat raw. | As he had no way of making fire, he ate the fish raw. | I went home and ate a hearty breakfast. | The lion ate the rabbit in one bite. | Before forks and chopsticks, people usually ate food with a piece of flat bread. | Although the fork entered society on the tables of rich people, many members of royalty, such as Elizabeth I of England and Louis XIV of France, ate with their fingers. | I ate a fresh lemon for the vitamin C. | I ate nothing but bread and butter.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: Greek deity = a deity worshipped by the ancient Greeks


"Ate" is a 2008 drama film written by Gina Marissa Tagasa-Gil and directed by Lore Reyes.


"Ate" a.k.a. "Até" is a musical album of The Hades Kick.

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Ate a.k.a. Antlers Municipal Airport is a public airport located one mile southwest of the central business district of Antlers, a city in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma, United States. It is owned by the City of Antlers.


  1. Ate a.k.a. Atë, Até or Aite is the Greek goddess of mischief, delusion, ruin, and folly. Até also refers to the action performed by a hero, usually because of hubris, that often leads to his or her death or downfall. Mythology personifies Atë as the daughter either of Zeus or of Eris.
  2. Ate a.k.a. Atemble Language: Atemble, or Mand, is a Papuan language of Madang Province, Papua New Guinea.
    • also known as Atemple-apris, Atemple
  3. Ate a.k.a. Garus Language: Garus, or Ate, is a Papuan language of Papua New Guinea.
  4. Ate a.k.a. ataxia telangiectasia mutated (includes complementation groups A, C and D) is a gene.
    • also known as human phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase homolog; AT complementation group E; AT complementation group C; serine-protein kinase ATM; AT complementation group D; AT protein; AT mutated; AT complementation group A; ataxia telangiectasia mutated protein; TEL1, telomere maintenance 1, homolog

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Google previewThe Busy Man's Hand-book (1893)

A Condensed Cyclopedia of Historical, Geographical, Scriptural, Scientific, Legal, Social, Mercantile, Medical, and Useful Information

Sulph ate is the generic name of all the salts formed by the sulphuric acid. 4.

Google previewMastering MIcrosoft VBA (2006)

by Hart-Davis

Passwo rdTempl ate is an optional Variant argument that you can use to set a password for opening the template. 0 Reve rt is an optional Variant argument that specifies what Word should do if the Pi leName supplied matches a file that's ...

Google previewClimate Change (2002)

Critical Concepts in the Environment by Frank Chambers, Michael Ogle

The ordin- ate is the logarithm of the CO: pressure in the atmosphere; the abscissa is the corresponding total CO: amount present in both the oceans and atmosphere at equilibrium. The solid curves are for the CO: equilibrium only; the dashed ...

Google previewComparative Austronesian Dictionary (1995)

An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon

RUK PAI YAM ISN KAL TAG AKL PAL MOL KAG BLA SAB MUR MGY ACE * BAT MIN IND *SUN JAV MAD BAL SAS GOR DAA LIVER sayik x7oni a9ay ka¢ay atay agtay agtoy atay atay atoy atoy atay otoy atay arjkayaw ati ate ats-ats ati hati ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology (2016)

by Harold L. Miller, Jr.

in Korean ; “John ate” versus “Ate John”). Under parametersetting accounts—perhaps ...

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If a rich man ate a snake, they would say it was because of his wisdom; if a poor man ate it, they would say it was because of his stupidity.
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Scrabble value of A1T1E1

The value of this 3-letter word is 3 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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