Impale Synonyms & Definitions

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• ImpaleDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (v. t.) To pierce with a pale; to put to death by fixing on a sharp stake. See Empale.
  2. (v. t.) To join, as two coats of arms on one shield, palewise; hence, to join in honorable mention.
  3. (v. t.) To inclose, as with pales or stakes; to surround.

• ImpaledDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Impale

• ImpalementDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) The division of a shield palewise, or by a vertical line, esp. for the purpose of putting side by side the arms of husband and wife. See Impale, 3.
  2. (n.) An inclosing by stakes or pales, or the space so inclosed.
  3. (n.) That which hedges in; inclosure.
  4. (n.) The act of impaling, or the state of being impaled.