[ em-peyl ]
/ ɛmˈpeɪl /
verb (used with object), em·paled, em·pal·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM empaleem·pale·ment, nounem·pal·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for empale
"Well, it wasn't right for her to say it," said Anne, promptly deciding upon which horn of this dilemma to empale herself.Anne Of The Island|Lucy Maud Montgomery
British Dictionary definitions for empale
/ (ɪmˈpeɪl) /
a less common spelling of impale
Derived forms of empaleempalement, nounempaler, noun
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