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Synonyms for mat

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lacking gloss and luster

Synonyms for mat

a thick flat pad used as a floor covering

mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture

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sports equipment consisting of a piece of thick padding on the floor for gymnastic sports

a mass that is densely tangled or interwoven

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a master's degree in teaching

the property of having little or no contrast

a small pad of material that is used to protect surface from an object placed on it

twist together or entwine into a confusing mass

change texture so as to become matted and felt-like

not reflecting light

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But it's not worth going to the mat on this issue, and it's not true, despite what administration officials contend, that endorsing the goals would mean endorsing the Kyoto Protocol on global warming.
On this occasion, he commends Jackson for going to the mat with Sony and the recording industry.
At issue is whether community pharmacies continue to lose the game to the politicians and PBMs or whether their collective self-interest has been aroused to the point of going to the mat over the critical issue of how future pharmacy business will be conducted.
I predict Larry Silverstein and his army won't win, but that won't stop him from going to the mat.
Unless auditors do something decisive, the whole profession is going to the mat.
Going to the mat and getting semi-engaged--it's part of the game (7)