Meaning of gale

gale

Pronunciation: (gāl), [key]
— n.
  1. a very strong wind.
  2. a wind of 32–63 mph (14–28 m/sec).
  3. a noisy outburst: a gale of laughter filled the room.
  4. a gentle breeze.

gale

Pronunciation: (gāl), [key]
— n.
  1. See

Gale

Pronunciation: (gāl), [key]
— n.
  1. 1874–1938, U.S. novelist, short-story writer, playwright, and poet.
  2. a female or male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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