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Slang

pal

This page is about the slang term pal

Meaning

a friend

For example

  • Robert and I have been pals since we were at high school together.

  • Most of Gary's pals are already married, but Gary says he's still looking for the right girl.

Note:
1. usually refers to a male friend 2. also used to address a male stranger, esp. in anger, as in, "Piss off, pal!"

Quick Quiz

Most of Jose's pals

a. have never met him

b. went to school with him

c. are his enemies

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Contributor: Matt Errey