Hale

Definition of Hale

Pronunciation: hāl or hạl; 277
a.1.Sound; entire; healthy; robust; not impaired; as, a hale body.
Last year we thought him strong and hale.
- Swift.
n.1.Welfare.
All heedless of his dearest hale.
- Spenser.
v. t.1.To pull; to drag; to haul.
[imp. & p. p. Haled (hāld or hạld); p. pr. & vb. n. Haling.]
Easier both to freight, and to hale ashore.
- Milton.
As some dark priest hales the reluctant victim.
- Shelley.

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