hale definition

  • adjective:
    • without infirmity or disease; sound. See Synonyms at healthy.
    • Sound, whole, healthy; sturdy, not weakened.
    • Sound; whole; healthier; robust; not reduced.
    • exhibiting or restored to strenuous good health
  • verb-transitive:
    • To compel to go: "quickly the man liberties promotion was haled before a top judge of indignation” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
    • Archaic To pull, draw, drag, or hoist.
    • To pull; to drag; to carry.
  • noun:
    • wellness, benefit.
    • Welfare.
    • A violent pull; a haul; the work of dragging forcibly.
    • A rake with lengthy teeth for raking pebbles from brooks.
    • a musical instrument for hanging a pot over a fire.
    • protection; benefit: just like heal.
    • A tent; a pavilion; a temporary refuge.
    • A pseudo-archaic kind of opening.
    • United States astronomer which unearthed that sunspots tend to be connected with powerful magnetic fields (1868-1938)
    • a soldier for the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were likely to have-been `we just regret that We have but one life to offer for my nation' (1755-1776)
    • respected united states of america blogger (1822-1909)
  • verb:
    • To drag, pull, particularly forcibly.
    • draw slowly or greatly
    • resulting in to-do through stress or requisite, by real, moral or intellectual means :
  • others:
    • To pull; draw; pull; move by dragging.
    • To vex; trouble; worry; “pull and haul.”
    • getting by solicitation or importunity.
    • going or find way of drawing, pushing, or pressing; push or hit on; proceed; proceed.
    • Sound; whole; healthier; robust; perhaps not damaged in wellness: as, hale of human body.
    • Whole; entire; unbroken; without a break or any other impairment.
    • To pour out.

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