Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An obsolete form of pall.

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Examples

  • *Les pelle à main en haut les cerveaux avec une pelle*

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  • The store carries brands such as pelle pelle and New Era hats.

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  • -- looking out a duct-taped French window, I am startled by the proximity of a heavy metal monster -- a tractopelle* (the "pelle" or "hoe" of which looks as if it will add another crack, or ten, to the fragile window).

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  • -- looking out a duct-taped French window, I am startled by the proximity of a heavy metal monster -- a tractopelle* (the "pelle" or "hoe" of which looks as if it will add another crack, or ten, to the fragile window).

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  • -- looking out a duct-taped French window, I am startled by the proximity of a heavy metal monster -- a tractopelle* (the "pelle" or "hoe" of which looks as if it will add another crack, or ten, to the fragile window).

    douillet - French Word-A-Day

  • -looking out a duct-taped French window, I am startled by the proximity of a heavy metal monster--a tractopelle* the "pelle" or "hoe" of which looks as if it will add another crack, or ten, to the fragile window.

    douillet - French Word-A-Day

  • -looking out a duct-taped French window, I am startled by the proximity of a heavy metal monster--a tractopelle* the "pelle" or "hoe" of which looks as if it will add another crack, or ten, to the fragile window.

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  • Une vraie péquenaude avec son tablier bleu, son sécateur, sa petite pelle.

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  • The Italians in Europe called the scourge "rough skin" -- pelle agra.

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  • Brushing English setter hair off his backpack is part of getting ready for school, and picking pelle out of his teeth is dinner-table routine.

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