pal: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (pal), [key]
— n., v., palled, pal•ling.
  1. a very close, intimate friend; comrade; chum.
  2. an accomplice.
  1. to associate as comrades or chums: to pal around with the kid next door.


Pronunciation: (pal), [key]
— n.
  1. a special air service offered by the U.S. Postal Service for sending parcels from 5 to 30 lb. (2.3 to 13.5 kg) to overseas servicemen: only the regular parcel post rate to the U.S. port of shipment plus $1 is charged. Cf.(def. 2).


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Police Athletic League.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Palestine.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. paleography.
  2. paleontology.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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