Definition for PEAL

PEAL, v.t.

  1. To assail with noise. Nor was his ear less pealed. – Milton.
  2. To cause to ring or sound; to celebrate. The warrior's name / Though pealed and chimed on all the tongues of fame. – J. Barlow.
  3. To stir or agitate. [Not used.] – Ainsworth.

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