In 2012 for example, Gates warned publicly in a speech that it would be disastrous if Israel were to unilaterally strike Iran .
Like Gates, Zuckerberg has infinite wealth, and he seems monomaniacal in his desire to see Facebook beat back any and all rivals.
The Gates version of “philanthrocapitalism” has been widely scrutinized and critiqued (PDF) by foundation-watchers.
Moulitsas, for his part, has declared himself skeptical but not angry at the Gates reappointment.
Mr. Gates has said repeatedly that he will slash his budget by $100 billion.
She clapped her hands, and her first words were, "Shut the Gates."
There are twelve outer Gates, and also Gates in the partition wall.
The people of the city shut their Gates against him, and derided him.
Portsmouth closed its Gates against the deleGates of the soldiers.
The Gates were speedily opened; and as the inhabitants rushed out, the sea-king and his followers entered to pillage the town.
"opening, entrance," Old English geat (plural geatu) "gate, door, opening, passage, hinged framework barrier," from Proto-Germanic *gatan (cf. Old Norse gat "opening, passage," Old Saxon gat "eye of a needle, hole," Old Frisian gat "hole, opening," Dutch gat "gap, hole, breach," German Gasse "street"), of unknown origin. Meaning "money collected from selling tickets" dates from 1896 (short for gate money, 1820). Gate-crasher is from 1927. Finnish katu, Lettish gatua "street" are Germanic loan-words.
"provide with a gate," 1906, from gate (n.). Originally of moulds. Related: Gated (1620s). Gated community recorded by 1989 (earliest reference to Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach, Calif.
GIVE someone THE GATE (1940s+)
[musicians' senses fr the simile swing like a gate, ''play or respond to swing music well and readily,'' with some influence of 'gator and alligator; or perhaps fr gatemouth, a nickname for Louis Armstrong; first musical sense said to have been coined by Louis Armstrong]