—n. 1. a very close, intimate friend; comrade; chum.
2. an accomplice.
—v.i. to associate as comrades or chums: to pal around with the kid next door.
Pronunciation: (pal),[key] —n. a special air service offered by the U.S. Postal Service for sending parcels from 5 to 30 lb. (2.3 to 13.5 kg) to overseas servicemen: only the regular parcel post rate to the U.S. port of shipment plus $1 is charged. Cf. SAM (def. 2).