pall

pall
I. n.
1.
Cloak, mantle, outer garment.
2.
Pallium, archbishop's scarf.
3.
[Written also Pawl and Paul.] Detent, click.
II. v. a.
1.
Make vapid or insipid.
2.
Satiate, cloy, surfeit, sate, glut, gorge, fill to repletion.
3.
Dispirit, depress, discourage, dishearten, deject.
4.
Weaken, impair, damage.
5.
Cloak, cover, shroud, invest.
III. v. n.
Become insipid, grow tasteless, become vapid.

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