How To Spell ale?

Correct spelling: ale

What does the abbreviation ale mean?

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What are the usage examples for ale?

  1. There is a mild, misty rain falling, and I turn into my favourite tavern in Wind Street for a glass of ale – An Ocean Tramp by William McFee
  2. After you have dissolved the honey in the Ale you must boil it a little to skim it; but skim it not, till it have stood a while from the fire to cool; else you will skim away much of the Honey, which will still rise as long as it boileth. – The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened by Kenelm Digby
  3. From 1714 to 1739, the army regiments were split up and scattered among the ale houses of small towns for maintenance; this was to disperse the soldiers. – Our Legal Heritage by S. A. Reilly
  4. " I mean a glass of ale or whatever you like best ... – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  5. " A glass of ale if you please," said I. " And as I'm not quite as hungry as our friend here, a crust of bread and a piece of cheese." – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  6. We were swift to recognize a fine passage in one another's copy; and praise from old Hanscher meant a royal little dinner at Engel's with mugs of cream ale and an hour's difference in our arrival at the office next day. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  7. He is sitting comfortably by the fire, and good ale has put him into a story- telling humour. – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland
  8. No. We drink too much ale this side of the Channel, to think of that,- or of anything beside. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  9. The coat on the back of his chair, his pipe in his mouth, and a pint of good ale before him, the outer world was as nothing to Andrew Brumm. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  10. Then boil two quarts of ale and put into it a piece of bees' wax the size of a walnut, with a large spoonful of sugar. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton

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German words for Ale

Bier, Ale, helles, obergäriges Bier.

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Korean word for Ale

약간 쓰고 독한 맥주 에일 맥주.

Portuguese word for Ale

tipo de cerveja.

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Vietnamese word for Ale

rượu bia.