noun Usually cates. Archaic.
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And how about Cate Blanchett in her Oscar speech saying, “The world is round, people!”My Lunch with Marisa Tomei: The Actress on ‘The Realistic Joneses,’ ‘Girls,’ and de Blasio’s NYC|Marlow Stern|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cate Blanchett was perfectly Blanchett-y winning Best Actress.Oscars 2014 Best Moments: Lupita Wins, Pink Sings & One Epic Selfie|Kevin Fallon|March 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So Cate Blanchett and Julia Roberts apparently have an inside joke.Was the Oscars Pizza Any Good? 8 Burning Questions About the Show|Kevin Fallon|March 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She even indicted Blanchett, writing, “What if it had been your child, Cate Blanchett?”The Best Actor and Actress Oscars: Will Woodygate Sink Cate Blanchett? Has DiCaprio’s Time Come?|Kevin Fallon, Marlow Stern|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stars like Leonardo DiCaprio, Bradley Cooper, and Cate Blanchett will light up the red carpet.The Most ‘WTF’ Oscar Moments Ever: Rob Lowe’s Duet with Snow White, Sacheen Littlefeather, and the Streaker|Kevin Fallon, Marlow Stern|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But she would not confess her weakness to Rhys, lest he should make it an excuse for bringing Cate to her assistance.
It was no easy matter; frequently the cake or cate went in the fire or lodged in the chimney.Our Cats and All About Them|Harrison Weir
Red-eyed Jonet and Cate ripped open beds and pillows, turned over sacks, dived among fleeces.
The objections of Mrs. Edwards to Cate Griffith certainly were so.
You would be glad to get either me or Ales out to make room for Cate.