Definitions for pall mall

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pall-mall(noun)

    a 17th century game; a wooden ball was driven along an alley with a mallet

  2. Pall Mall(noun)

    a fashionable street in London noted for its many private clubs


  1. Pall Mall(ProperNoun)

    A fashionable street in Westminster, leading from Trafalgar Square, via the Haymarket, to St James; it is the home of many select gentlemen's clubs.

  2. pall mall(Noun)

    A 17th century game in which a ball was driven along an alley and through a hoop using a mallet

  3. Origin: From the pall mall, the name of a game once played there.


  1. Pall-mall

    Pall-mall, paille-maille, palle-maille, pell-mell, or palle-malle is a lawn game that was mostly played in the 16th and 17th centuries, a precursor to croquet.


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