adjective, neat·er, neat·est.
- (of cement) without sand or other aggregate.
- (of plaster) without any admixture except hair or fiber.
SYNONYMS FOR neat
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Origin of neat1
OTHER WORDS FROM neatneatly, adverbneatness, noun
Definition for neat (2 of 2)
noun, plural neat.
Origin of neat2
Example sentences from the Web for neat
There’s also a neat feature that lets you share your foot scans so, for example, a person who doesn’t have their own depth sensing iPhone could ask to borrow a friend’s to capture and takeaway scans of their own feet.Xesto is a foot scanning app that simplifies shoe gifting|Natasha Lomas|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
What’s really neat about these embeddings is that they can then be graphed in a three-dimensional space, and you can literally see how they are related to one another.This could lead to the next big breakthrough in common sense AI|Karen Hao|November 6, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Keep your kitchen nice and neat with this lightweight two pack of over the door organizers.Use every inch of your pantry with these door organizers|PopSci Commerce Team|October 16, 2020|Popular Science
It’s a whole other level above car camping, and canoeing is a neat way to get out there.
Here are our favorite stackable, slidable, and affordable picks to keep your pantry neat and treats within reach.The best bins and baskets to keep your pantry perfectly organized|PopSci Commerce Team|October 13, 2020|Popular Science
They also give the impression that you have a neatly organized life.Handbags: The More You Pay, The Smaller They Shrink|Elizabeth Landers|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few minutes after arriving, I stood, stripped of everything, my clothes neatly folded on the floor next to me.
He caught the first round in his thin and neatly clipped beard, right under the jaw.
The Hollywood Reporter said the film was a dud, but Holmes plays neatly against type.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The neighbors first on the scene wondered how Taylor could have died “so neatly.”
The grass had a delightful fragrance, like new-mown hay, and was neatly wound around the tunnel, like the inside of a bird's-nest.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
The soubrette had a lank young body neatly attired in a store suit and shirt-waist.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Neatly packed piles of the dried and cured leaf lay upon the table before them.
The added Portraits all neatly inlaid, and the whole forming a rare and highly interesting Collection.
Rapidly he removed his reefer and his waistcoat, folded them, and placed them neatly beside his overall.Dope|Sax Rohmer