Synonyms for hale

Synonyms for (noun) hale

Synonyms: Hale, Edward Everett Hale

Definition: prolific United States writer (1822-1909)

Similar words: writer, author

Definition: writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)


Synonyms: Hale, George Ellery Hale

Definition: United States astronomer who discovered that sunspots are associated with strong magnetic fields (1868-1938)

Similar words: stargazer, uranologist, astronomer

Definition: a physicist who studies astronomy


Synonyms: Hale, Nathan Hale

Definition: a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were supposed to have been `I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country' (1755-1776)

Similar words: American Revolutionary leader

Definition: a nationalist leader in the American Revolution and in the creation of the United States

Synonyms for (verb) hale

Synonyms: drag, cart, hale, haul

Definition: draw slowly or heavily

Usage: haul stones; haul nets

Similar words: pull, force, draw

Definition: cause to move by pulling

Usage: draw a wagon; pull a sled


Synonyms: squeeze, pressure, force, hale, coerce

Definition: to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

Usage: He squeezed her for information

Similar words: obligate, oblige, compel

Definition: force somebody to do something

Usage: We compel all students to fill out this form

Synonyms for (adjective) hale

Synonyms: hale, whole

Definition: exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health

Usage: hale and hearty; whole in mind and body; a whole person again

Similar words: healthy

Definition: having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease

Usage: a rosy healthy baby; staying fit and healthy