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Phonetic Respelling: [ chek-meyt ]

Definition: Play

n. -Chess- the move that wins the game by checking the opponent's king so that it cannot be protected the condition of the king after such a move complete defeat

Sentence: Play Play

His efforts to escape met with a checkmate.

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His efforts to escape met with a checkmate.

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How many moves did one of the characters make before it was checkmate in chess?

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Synonyms: Play

mate; beat; beat out; crush; shell; trounce

Antonyms: Play

defeat; lose

How many syllables in checkmate?

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