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pall

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Noun pall has 3 senses
  1. chill, pall - a sudden numbing dread
    --1 is a kind of apprehension, apprehensiveness, dread
    Derived form: verb pall2
  2. pall, shroud, cerement, winding-sheet, winding-clothes - burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped
    --2 is a kind of burial garment
    Derived form: verb pall3
  3. curtain, drape, drapery, mantle, pall - hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
    --3 is a kind of blind, screen; furnishings
    --3 has particulars:
     drop curtain, drop cloth, drop; festoon; frontal; portiere; shower curtain; theater curtain, theatre curtain
    Derived form: verb pall3
Verb pall has 8 senses
  1. pall, dull - become less interesting or attractive
    --1 is one way to change
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. daunt, dash, scare off, pall, frighten off, scare away, frighten away, scare - cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"
    --2 is one way to intimidate, restrain
    Derived form: noun pall1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s somebody
  3. pall - cover with a pall
    --3 is one way to
    cover
    Derived forms: noun pall3, noun pall2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. cloy, pall - cause surfeit through excess though initially pleasing; "Too much spicy food cloyed his appetite"
    --4 is one way to satiate, sate, replete, fill
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  5. pall - cause to become flat; "pall the beer"
    --5 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  6. die, pall, become flat - lose sparkle or bouquet; "wine and beer can pall"
    --6 is one way to change
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  7. pall - lose strength or effectiveness; become or appear boring, insipid, or tiresome (to); "the course palled on her"
    --7 is one way to
    weaken
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  8. tire, pall, weary, fatigue, jade - get tired of something or somebody
    --8 is one way to devolve, deteriorate, drop, degenerate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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