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- (US (varieties without the cot-caught merger), UK, New England) IPA: /mɔːl/
- Rhymes: -ɔːl
- (US (varieties with the cot-caught merger), Canada) IPA: /mɑːl/
- Rhymes: -ɑːl
- maul only with -awl pronunctiation
- A large heavy wooden beetle; a mallet for driving anything with force; a maul.
- A heavy blow.
- An old game played with malls or mallets and balls. See pall mall
- A place where the game of mall was played. Hence: A public walk; a level shaded walk.
- Subsequently, an enclosed shopping centre.
- (Australian English) A pedestrianised street.
From Turkish mal
mall (genitive singular masculine mall, genitive singular feminine moille, plural malla, comparative moille)
| Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every|
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
- slow, moving slowly
- Bitheadh gach duine ealamh chum éisdeachd mall chum labhairt 's mall chum feirge. Let everyone be ready to hear, slow to speak and slow to wrath.
- not forward
- calm, placid
- feasgar mall 's na h-eòin a' seinn, a calm evening and the birds warbling
- tardy, late
- weak, pithless
- mall a chas, pithless in his leg
- dull, senseless
- mall a chluinntiun, dull of hearing
- The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary (Birlinn Limited, 1901-1911, Compiled by Edward Dwelly)
- A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)
mall IPA: ˈmal
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