- Wanting in color; not ruddy; dusky white; pallid; wan; as,
a pale face; a pale red; a pale blue.
- Not bright or brilliant; of a faint luster or hue; dim;
as, the pale light of the moon.
- To turn pale; to lose color or luster.
- Paleness; pallor.
- 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
- That which incloses or fences in; a boundary; a limit; a
fence; a palisade.
- A space or field having bounds or limits; a limited region or
place; an inclosure; -- often used figuratively.
- A stripe or band, as on a garment.
- 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.
- A cheese scoop.
- A shore for bracing a timber before it is fastened.
- To make pale; to diminish the brightness of.
- To inclose with pales, or as with pales; to encircle; to
encompass; to fence off.