matey definition

  • adjective:
    • Chiefly British Sociable; friendly.
    • Sociable or friendly.
    • obtaining the relationship of pals or friends.
    • (used colloquially) having the relationship of pals or friends
  • noun:
    • Diminutive of partner, friend.
    • A fellow sailor; frequently utilized affectedly, specially as a pirate.

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