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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pule  \Pule\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Puled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Puling}.]  [F.  piauler  cf  L.  pipilare  pipire,  to  peep, 
  pip,  chirp,  and  E.  peep  to  chirp.] 
  1.  To  cry  like  a  chicken.  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  To  whimper;  to  whine,  as  a  complaining  child. 
 
  It  becometh  not  such  a  gallant  to  whine  and  pule. 
  --Barrow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  pule 
  v  :  cry  weakly  or  softly;  "she  wailed  with  pain"  [syn:  {wail},  {whimper}, 
  {mewl}] 




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