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Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [F. pâle, fr. pâlir to turn pale, L. pallere to be oAppall, Fallow, pall, v. i., Pallid.]
Definition : 1. Wanting in color; not ruddy; dusky white; pallid; wan; as, a pale face; a pale red; a pale blue. "Pale as a forpined ghost." Chaucer. Speechless he stood and pale. Milton. They are not of complexion red or pale. T. Randolph.

2. Not bright or brilliant; of a faint luster or hue; dim; as, the pale light of the moon. The night, methinks, is but the daylight sick; It looks a little paler. Shak.

Note: Pale is often used in the formation of self-explaining compounds; as, pale-colored, pale-eyed, pale-faced, pale-looking, etc.

[Compar. Paler; superl. Palest.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: Paleness; pallor. [R.] Shak.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To turn pale; to lose color or luster. Whittier. Apt to pale at a trodden worm. Mrs. Browning.

i. [imp. & p. p. Paled; p. pr. & vb. n. Paling.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To make pale; to diminish the brightness of. The glowpale his uneffectual fire. Shak.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [F. pal, fr. L. palus: cf. D. paal. See Pol a stake, and lst Pallet.]
Definition : 1. A pointed stake or slat, either driven into the ground, or fastened to a rail at the top and bottom, for fencing or inclosing; a picket. Deer creep through when a pale tumbles down. Mortimer.

2. That which incloses or fences in; a boundary; a limit; a fence; a palisade. "Within one pale or hedge." Robynson (More's Utopia).

3. A space or field having bounds or limits; a limited region or place; an inclosure; -- often used figuratively. "To walk the studious cloister's pale." Milton. "Out of the pale of civilization." Macaulay.

4. A stripe or band, as on a garment. Chaucer.

5. (Her.)

Defn: One of the greater ordinaries, being a broad perpendicular stripe in an escutcheon, equally distant from the two edges, and occupying one third of it.

6. A cheese scoop. Simmonds.

7. (Shipbuilding)

Defn: A shore for bracing a timber before it is fastened. English pale (Hist.), the limits or territory within which alone the English conquerors of Ireland held dominion for a long period after their invasion of the country in 1172. Spencer.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Pale
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To inclose with pales, or as with pales; to encircle; to encompass; to fence off. [Your isle, which stands] ribbed and paled in With rocks unscalable and roaring waters. Shak.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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