Definitions of Gated

  1. Having gates.
  2. Furnished with gates.

Usage examples for Gated

  1. Or in Thebes, the hundred- gated, In the thoroughfare Breathing, as if consecrated, A diviner air; And amid discordant noises, In the jostling throng, Hearing far, celestial voices Of Olympian song. – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. To be " gated" was to be confined to college and to be " rusticated" was to be suspended from college. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  3. We too have taken the citadel of seven- gated Thebes, leading fewer troops under the wall sacred to Mars, confiding in the portents of the gods, and in the aid of Jove: but they perished through their own infatuation. – The Iliad of Homer (1873) by Homer
  4. The Thebaid praised " the divine wisdom of Cadmus;" in the poems of Hesiod he leads home Harmonia, " the daughter of Ares and Aphrodite," and Pindar describes how the Muses sang for " the divine Cadmus, the wealthiest of mortals, when in seven- gated Thebes he led the ox- eyed Harmonia to the bridal- bed." – The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI) by Max Duncker
  5. It was reached from Nancepean by a road or rather by a gated cart- track down one of the numerous valleys of the parish, and it was reached from the church by another cart- track along the valley between Pendhu and the towans. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  6. We'll have to hope for the best for him and not be too sick if he gets gated." – His Dog by Albert Payson Terhune
  7. But you will be gated, and he will write to your father." – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  8. Well,- I've been gated, and once when they'd gated me I came right upon Harnage on the bridge at King's. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  9. It had heard, too, a rumour of young Wyndham's having been " gated" for breaking bounds. – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  10. But he will be gated, of course, and I shall write to his father. – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. The garden has every charm that can belong to lichened brick walls, loop- holed and many- gated, and through the garden round the house runs a moat, in which trout swim, or once swam. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker
  12. Lambert and Webb are only gated for three weeks." – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  13. Several other men, including Dennison, were gated for a fortnight, and I had great difficulty in keeping Jack from going to the Subby, to ask him if he would not do something to him. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  14. " One gets so addle- gated thinkin' many things," said Mrs. Berry, simply. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  15. " I can't do much," I answered; " I'm gated and you have got to row." – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  16. That which was the aim and end of Numa's policy, that Rome should be at peace and friendly with her neighbours, ceased immediately upon his death; at once the double- gated temple, which he kept closed as if he really kept war locked up in it, had both its gates thrown open and filled Italy with slaughter. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  17. X Thebes No- Amon, hundred- gated, Every gate could then unfold Cavalry ten thousand, plated, Man and horse, in solid gold. – Fringilla: Some Tales In Verse by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
  18. Now may Herodotos, up- borne upon the sweet- voiced Muse's shining wings, yet again with wreaths from Pytho and choice wreaths from Alpheos from the Olympian games entwine his hand, and bring honour unto seven- gated Thebes. – The Extant Odes of Pindar by Pindar