"pall" Definition

  1. to stop; “PALL that,” spoken authoritatively, means, cease what you are doing. From PALL, a small instrument which is used to stop the windlass or capstan at sea. When a man says, “I am PALLED,” he means he cannot or dare not say any more. A sailor, on receiving any extraordinary intelligence, will say, “You PALL me,” _i.e._, you confound me. Most likely from the order frequently given on board ship, “Ease and PALL.”

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Position in the dictionary: 2492 of 4022 slang words.
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