noun \ˈspā(ə)l\
variants: less commonly



Definition of spale



  1. 1 dialectal, British :  lath, splinter, chip

  2. 2 :  cross-spale

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Origin and Etymology of spale

Middle English spale, spalle, perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse spal-, spölr rail, bar, spjald square tablet — more at spill

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a trip made at another's expense

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