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Synonyms for mat

Synonyms for mat

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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In the event neither of the owners went to the mat although Foster Gillett, who sits on the Liverpool board, took his place in the stands.
But Hughes, after boxing for a minute, locked up with Gracie, forcing him into the fence before they went to the mat.
Religious Right groups went to the mat over Specter because they realize that issues like abortion, gay rights and religion in public schools are likely to be resolved by the courts, not Congress.
This isn't just some Republican; it's someone this community went to the mat for.