adjective, hal·er, hal·est.
Words nearby hale
Origin of hale1
OTHER WORDS FROM halehale·ness, noun
Definition for hale (2 of 4)
verb (used with object), haled, hal·ing.
Origin of hale2
OTHER WORDS FROM halehal·er, noun
Definition for hale (3 of 4)
Origin of hale3
Definition for hale (4 of 4)
Examples from the Web for hale
For two decades Sue Sally (“Sal”) Hale disguised herself as a man so that she could play in matches with men around the country.
According to police, Hale had a blood alcohol level of .16, twice the legal limit.Pendleton Marines’ Car Crash Raises Questions of Alcohol Abuse in Military|Jamie Reno|June 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But if and when success is declared, it will wear the hale face of George Osborne.
The views of Coke and Hale give the best exposition of it in the 17th century.
Miss Hale, I would rather not hear Mr. Lennox's opinion of my affairs.North and South|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Hale turned and went back to his own room, shaking his head.Shaman|Robert Shea
All gie ye a cry on Monday—sic an auld fule—but theres no ane o them tae mind anither in the hale pairish.The Doctor's Red Lamp|Various
But the leaven of patriotism works, even though slowly, and step by step Hale was coming to his own.Nathan Hale|Jean Christie Root