Definitions for stalesteɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stale(adj)

    lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age

    "stale bread"; "the beer was stale"

  2. cold, stale, dusty, moth-eaten(verb)

    lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new

    "moth-eaten theories about race"; "stale news"

  3. stale(verb)

    urinate, of cattle and horses

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stale(noun)

    the stock or handle of anything; as, the stale of a rake

  2. Stale(verb)

    vapid or tasteless from age; having lost its life, spirit, and flavor, from being long kept; as, stale beer

  3. Stale(verb)

    not new; not freshly made; as, stele bread

  4. Stale(verb)

    having lost the life or graces of youth; worn out; decayed

  5. Stale(verb)

    worn out by use or familiarity; having lost its novelty and power of pleasing; trite; common

  6. Stale(verb)

    to make vapid or tasteless; to destroy the life, beauty, or use of; to wear out

  7. Stale(adj)

    to make water; to discharge urine; -- said especially of horses and cattle

  8. Stale(verb)

    that which is stale or worn out by long keeping, or by use

  9. Stale(verb)

    a prostitute

  10. Stale(verb)

    urine, esp. that of beasts

  11. Stale(verb)

    something set, or offered to view, as an allurement to draw others to any place or purpose; a decoy; a stool pigeon

  12. Stale(verb)

    a stalking-horse

  13. Stale(verb)

    a stalemate

  14. Stale(verb)

    a laughingstock; a dupe

  15. Origin: [See Stale, a. & v. i.]


  1. Stale

    Stale is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Grębów, within Tarnobrzeg County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres west of Grębów, 6 km east of Tarnobrzeg, and 62 km north of the regional capital Rzeszów.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • veraltet, schal, abgedroschen, altbacken, abgestandenGerman
  • μπαγιάτικος, στάσιμοςGreek
  • malfreŝaEsperanto
  • anquilosado, viciado, manido, pasado, duro, revenidoSpanish
  • kulunut, väljähtänyt, varsi, tympeä, ummehtunutFinnish
  • défraîchi, croupi, rassis, vicié, rance, suranné, périmé, caduc, vieilliFrench
  • stantioItalian
  • 陳腐, 古いJapanese
  • ouderwets, onfris, taai, muf, ranzig, vervuildDutch
  • rançoso, paradoPortuguese
  • банальный, затхлый, несвежий, бородатый, избитый, чёрствыйRussian
  • bajatAlbanian
  • passéSwedish
  • పాచిన, వాడిన, వడలినTelugu
  • bayatTurkish

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