lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction; "he always carries matches to light his pipe"; "as long you've a lucifer to light your fag"
an exact duplicate; "when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook"
a burning piece of wood or cardboard; "if you drop a match in there the whole place will explode"
make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"
something that resembles or harmonizes with; "that tie makes a good match with your jacket"
be equal or harmonize; "The two pieces match"
a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
make correspond or harmonize; "Match my sweater"
a pair of people who live together; "a married couple from Chicago"