palls 1 of 2

plural of pall
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as in coffins
a boxlike container for holding a dead body bearing her husband's pall were her four brothers and two nephews

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as in clouds
an overspreading element that produces an atmosphere of gloom a persistent pall of distrust has overtaken this administration and will remain until the president resigns

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palls

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verb

present tense third-person singular of pall

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“Palls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/palls. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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