Pronunciation: (hāl),[key] —adj.,hal•er, hal•est. free from disease or infirmity; robust; vigorous: hale and hearty men in the prime of life.
Pronunciation: (hāl),[key] —v.t.,haled, hal•ing. 1. to compel (someone) to go: to hale a man into court. 2. to haul; pull.
Pronunciation: (hä'lā),[key] —n. (in Hawaii) a simple thatched-roof dwelling.
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.