pale ale

noun
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of pale ale

:a usually medium-colored very dry heavily hopped ale

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First Known Use of pale ale

1708


PALE ALE Defined for English Language Learners

pale ale

noun

Definition of pale ale for English Language Learners

  • : a type of ale that has a pale color and a somewhat bitter taste


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