Synonyms of mat in English:



  • 1 the wooden floor was covered by two mats
    rug, runner, carpet, drugget; doormat, welcome mat, hearthrug, bath mat, rag rug, scatter rug; bearskin, sheepskin; Indiandhurrie, numdah; Turkish & Persiankilim; Greekflokati; AzerbaijaniSoumak; North Americanfloorcloth; South Africankaross
  • 2 he put the casserole on a mat to protect the table
  • 3 a thick mat of hair
    mass, tangle, knot, mop, thatch, shock, mane, cluster, mesh
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  • his hair was matted with blood
    tangle, entangle, knot, ravel, snarl up
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