gates gates  /ˈɡeɪts/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Confident in their expansion beyond the rural south, the Taliban are at the gates of the capital and infiltrating the city at will.

News

  1. Asheville's Simone Wilson creates creative metal gates

    Wilson made these gates for a school. / Special to the Citizen-Times ASHEVILLE — Where creativity and functionality merge, you have Simone Wilson’s garden gates.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Asheville Citizen-Times

  2. Loyola's Armon Gates to join NU hoops staff

    Northwestern will hire Loyola assistant Armon Gates to fill the spot vacated by Tavaras Hardy, who left for Georgetown.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. Bill Gates Is Now On LinkedIn, And He Wrote A Great Post About Warren Buffett's Brilliance

    Bill Gates joined LinkedIn Thursday, but unlike many of the social networking site's 200 million-plus members , he's not looking for a job. Instead, Gates posted an article about the positive influence that Warren Buffett has had on him since they first met in 1991.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Insider

Quotes

  • "I'm going to meet with him. Secretary Gates will meet with him as well. I think it's clear that the article in which he and his team appeared showed poor judgment. But I also want to make sure I talk to him directly before I make any final...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News (blog)

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