Dictionary


hale



Pronunciation: (hāl), [key]
adj., hal•er, hal•est.
free from disease or infirmity; robust; vigorous: hale and hearty men in the prime of life.

hale



Pronunciation: (hāl), [key]
v.t., haled, hal•ing.
1. to compel (someone) to go: to hale a man into court.
2. to haul; pull.

ha•le



Pronunciation: (hä'lā), [key]
n.
(in Hawaii) a simple thatched-roof dwelling.

Hale



Pronunciation: (hāl), [key]
n.
1. Edward Everett, 1822–1909, U.S. clergyman and author.
2. George El•ler•y Pronunciation: (el'u-rē), [key] 1868–1938, U.S. astronomer.
3. Sir Matthew, 1609–76, British jurist: Lord Chief Justice 1671–76.
4. Nathan, 1755–76, American soldier hanged as a spy by the British during the American Revolution.
5. Sarah Jo•se•pha Pronunciation: (jō-sē'fu), [key] 1788–1879, U.S. editor and author.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

HaldolHaleakala
See also:

Related Content