checkmated

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

checkmated (not comparable)

  1. (chess) Having a king in check with no possible move to escape check, thus losing the game.
  2. (figuratively) Suffering a personal loss with no obvious chance to escape the loss.

Verb[edit]

checkmated

  1. simple past tense and past participle of checkmate