Definitions for galaˈgeɪ lə, ˈgæl ə; esp. Brit. ˈgɑ lə

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gala

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gala, gala affair, jamboree, blowout(noun)

    a gay festivity

Wiktionary

  1. gala(Noun)

    Pomp, show, or festivity.

  2. gala(Noun)

    A showy and festive party.

  3. gala(Adjective)

    Celebratory; festive.

  4. Gala(ProperNoun)

    A type of apple which is a cross pollination between Kidd's Orange Red and Golden Delicious

  5. Gala(ProperNoun)

    Galashiels, a town in Scotland.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gala(noun)

    pomp, show, or festivity

  2. Origin: [F. gala show, pomp, fr. It. gala finery, gala; of German origin. See Gallant.]

Freebase

  1. Gala

    Gala is a clonally propagated apple with a mild and sweet flavor. Gala apples ranked at number 2 in 2006 on the US Apple Association's list of most popular apples, after Red Delicious and before Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, and Fuji.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gala

    gā′la, n. festivity.—n. Gā′la-dress, gay costume for a gala-day. [Fr. gala, show—It. gala, finery.]

Anagrams for gala »

  1. agal, alga

  2. Agal

  3. Alga

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gala in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gala in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU:

    Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!

  2. Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU:

    “Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!”

  3. Michelle Obama:

    The small irritations or indignities that we experience are nothing compared to what a previous generation experienced, it's one thing for me to be mistaken for a waiter at a gala. It's another for my son to be mistaken for a robber and to be handcuffed, or worse, if he happens to be walking down the street and is dressed the way teenagers dress.

  4. Yank Barry:

    ...as the crowd did grow smaller the band did play on, the Little Dingy called "The Titanic" slipped beneath the waves, oblivious to its gapping holes in its hull from bouncing all along iceberg alley. Most of any who were anyone by then had 'abandoned ship' (as Hollywood asked "What's the point!!? His guy even knocks off the actual act of 'singing': listen to him, let alone the rest of him. And what did that song ever do to him that would cause him to assault that too!!!?" as the chorus-girls were really embarrassed all the while, steamed about their rent/mortgage payments), no one bothered to listen to ever-more frantic screams of those who remained (like David, Reba, Bo and Larry who had no where else to go in their retirement and who didn't heed the clear general consensus that was established long ago as time moved on, thinking "Hey, are we at a gala where no one showed up? Oh no, not Again!!!", having already tied themselves to the 'boat', endorsing a clear criminal, for which they will be remembered, where even "Hans, The Gardener" was interviewed about Yank Barry, because astrologers had the common sense not to attend), no one came to help them, since no one did even notice, and there was no recovery mission mounted since no one really did care. All the molecules of the ocean welcomed him and all the World saw that remained was "a grease-slick" on the surface, coating all the bodies. "The Titanic", "The Little Dingy Who Thought It Could", never did make it to New York. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItjXTieWKyI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0xoKXorX8E https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vST6hVRj2A "Row row row Little Dingy, ROW!!!!" said 'the bookkeeper' who shot legal grappling hooks through this scum-bag criminal pipe-line into his dirty bankers to rip brains out and show to a judge on their little criminal conspiracies.

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