gale gale  /ˈɡeɪl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a strong wind moving 45-90 knots; force 7 to 10 on Beaufort scale

Usage(s):

  1. The sudden gale-driven snowstorm kept getting worse.
  2. It is more significantly, a great example of American minimalismsimple objects and movement manipulated in casually complex ways to generate a steadily rising gale of laughter.
  3. But Hermann Scheer electrified a Washington audience last month with his gale-force enthusiasm.

News

  1. Linda Gale Reed to be arraigned Friday in Copiah Co. for embezzlement

    Linda Gale Reed will be arraigned Friday before Copiah County Circuit Judge Lamar Pickard on three counts of embezzlement.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Clarion-Ledger

  2. Linda Gale Reed indicted for embezzlement

    Linda Gale Reed will be arraigned Friday before Copiah County Circuit Judge Lamar Pickard on three counts of embezzlement.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: News West 9 Midland

  3. Linda Gale Reed indicted for embezzlement - WXVT-TV Delta News - More Local News and Weather WXVT.com |

    HAZLEHURST, Miss. (AP) - Linda Gale Reed will be arraigned Friday before Copiah County Circuit Judge Lamar Pickard on three counts of embezzlement. Reed was served with an indictment June 7 at the county jail. The court hearing is scheduled for 9 a.m. Friday in Hazlehurst.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WXVT 15 Greenville

Quotes

  • Bernanke said yesterday in the symposium's opening speech that "the financial storm that reached gale force" last year "has not yet subsided, and its effects on the broader economy are becoming apparent in the form of softening economic...
    on Aug 23, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Bloomberg

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