Definitions English

  • A writing tablet made of a similar material.
  • A record of past performance or activity: start over with a clean slate.
  • A list of the candidates of a political party running for various offices.
  • A dark or bluish gray to dark bluish or dark purplish gray.
  • Made of a fine-grained metamorphic rock: a slate roof.
  • Of the color slate.
  • To cover (a roof, for example) with slate.
  • To put on a list of candidates.
  • To schedule or designate: Our professor has slated the art history lecture for Thursday afternoon; was slated to direct the studio's next film.