What is another word for mates?

152 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ mˈe͡ɪts], [ mˈe‍ɪts], [ m_ˈeɪ_t_s]

The term "mates" refers to a group of close friends, companions, or colleagues. Common synonyms for "mates" include buddies, pals, chums, confidants, comrades, and associates. These words all indicate a relationship of mutual trust and reliance, often based on shared experiences or interests. Other synonyms for "mates" include companions, allies, partners, and peers. These words suggest a more equal or collaborative relationship, such as working together in a professional or social context. Regardless of the exact synonym used, the concept of "mates" conveys a sense of camaraderie, loyalty, and companionship that is essential to human connection and belonging.

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Usage examples for Mates

What's the use of so much formality among team-mates?
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
On the road behind the mob, despite their secret resentment, Long Conal and Davey Cameron had come to the dumb understanding of road mates.
"The Pioneers"
Katharine Susannah Prichard
Most of those socks that she had littered on the floor were folded into each other as mates, but not all.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito"
Steven Sills

Famous quotes with Mates

  • Ideally, people find mates with whom they can express both their masculine and feminine sides.
    Scott Bakula
  • I'm still Sean that me mates went to school with, not Sean the film star. And that's the way I prefer to be.
    Sean Bean
  • We are still so close, David and I. We were at a party the other day at my mum's house and I was sitting on his lap. We're very affectionate. And I looked at him and thought after being married for 11 years! We were the only couple who were even near each other at that party. We're soul mates.
    Victoria Beckham
  • We were saving, saving, saving then going to France and blowing the money eating. She was a nurse and had never experienced fine dining but she loved it, too. Our mates thought it absurd.
    Heston Blumenthal
  • I would rather be having a burger and beers with my mates but I can't do that when I know I've got to dance.
    Michael Flatley

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