Definitions of mated

  1. used of gloves, socks, etc.
  2. of or relating to a marriage partner
  3. mated sexually
  4. of Mate

Usage examples for mated

  1. In the Muscovy as high as 10 females may be mated with one male. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  2. A woman ill- mated has the same protection under the law as though she were single. – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  3. Well, said Peggy, when Mr. Phillips had gone, people can see other folks' blunders, but the man that I thought worst mated on the station was the master himself. – Mr. Hogarth's Will by Catherine Helen Spence
  4. Levice's eyes filled with proud, pardonable tears as he looked at his daughter,- for never had she looked as to- day in her simple white gown, her face like a magnolia bud, a fragrant dream; standing next to Kemp, the well- mated forms were noticeable. – Other Things Being Equal by Emma Wolf
  5. Night mating with a flash light is the quickest method, but requires a dark night and considerable skill to always pick out the mated pairs. – Raising P.V. Squabs for Profit by John S. Trecartin