See also: grêlé

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French graisle, inherited from Latin gracilis (slim). Doublet of gracile.

AdjectiveEdit

grêle (plural grêles)

  1. spindly, lanky

Etymology 2Edit

Deverbal of grêler; corresponds to Old French gresle. Ultimately of Frankish origin.

NounEdit

grêle f (plural grêles)

  1. (weather) hail
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VerbEdit

grêle

  1. third-person singular present indicative of grêler

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