: to lose strength or effectiveness
: to lose in interest or attraction
his humor began to pall on us He found that his retirement hobbies began to pall after a couple of years.
our enthusiasm soon palled
: to cause to become insipid
reason and reflection … pall all his enjoyments—Francis Atterbury
: to deprive of pleasure in something by satiating
The choicest delicacies pall the stomach in time.
: a square of linen usually stiffened with cardboard that is used to cover the chalice
: a heavy cloth draped over a coffin
: a coffin especially when holding a body
: something that covers or conceals
: an overspreading element that produces an effect of gloom
a pall of thick black smoke
: a feeling of gloom
his absence cast a pall over the celebration
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