fresh gale

noun

Definition of fresh gale

: wind having a speed of 39 to 46 miles per hour (62 to 74 kilometers per hour) — see Beaufort Scale Table

First Known Use of fresh gale

1582, in the meaning defined above

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“Fresh gale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fresh%20gale. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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