Translation of "pall" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pɔːl/ us /pɑːl/

a thick, dark cloud of smoke

Palls of smoke obscured our view.

a negative feeling or mood

atmósfera de melancolía
The bad news cast a pall over the evening.
A pall of embarrassment descended on the room.

a cloth used to cover a coffin at a funeral

paño mortuorio

US the coffin itself at a funeral

verb uk /pɔːl/ us /pɑːl/

to become less interesting or enjoyable

hacerse pesado
The pleasure of not having to work quickly palled.

(Translation of “pall” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /poːl/

the (usually dark-coloured/-colored) cloth which covers a coffin at a funeral

paño mortuorio; cortina, manto
a pall of purple velvet
A pall of smoke hung over the town.

(Translation of “pall” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)