messmate messmate

Definition(s):

  • (n) (nautical) an associate with whom you share meals in the same mess (as on a ship)

Usage(s):

  • In Hawaii, Long picked up as messmate 69-year-old William Loy, a retired one-eyed mail carrier from Minneapolis.
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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /