Definition of Impaling

1. Verb. (present participle of impale) ¹



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Definition of Impaling

1. impale [v] - See also: impale

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Impaling

impairment
impairments
impairs
impala
impala lily
impalas
impalatable
impalation
impale
impaled
impalement
impalements
impaler
impalers
impales
impaling (current term)
impalla
impallas
impallid
impallided
impalliding
impallids
impalm
impalmed
impalming
impalms
impalpabilities
impalpability
impalpable
impalpably

Literary usage of Impaling

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1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1822)
"Butler, impaling Cavanagh—Argent, a lion passant, and in base two ... Lock- hart—Argent, a man's heart proper within a padlock Sable, impaling Wharton. ..."

2. Delineations of Fonthill and Its Abbey. by John Rutter (1823)
"BUTLER impaling Mac Carthy. ORMOND and BUTLER impaling Butler. BUTLER impaling Poyntz. ... BECKFORD quartering Hamilton and Arran, and impaling Gordon. ..."

3. Gentleman's Magazine Library edited by George Laurence Gomme, Frank Alexander Milne, Lady A C Bickley, Mrs Alice Bertha Merck Gomme (1901)
"Ormond and Butler, impaling Darcy—Azure, seme"e of cross ... Butler, impaling Cavanagh—Argent, a lion passant, and in base two crescents gules. 9. ..."

4. Diary of the Marches of the Royal Army During the Great Civil War by Richard Symonds, Charles Edward Long (1859)
"HUNGERFORD ; impaling, Argent, on a cross gules five escallops or ... HUNGERFORD; impaling, Gule.s, on a chevron or three eagles displayed sable ..."

5. The Antiquarian (1871)
"A bend between two frets," for Despenser, impaling Burghersh.* 4. ... Neville impaling Plantagenet.JÍ l. Percy. 3. Percy and Lucy impaling Neville. ..."

6. Sussex Archaeological Collections Relating to the History and Antiquities of by Sussex Archaeological Society (1858)
"The projecting arch, which was the centre, has its frieze defective; but there remain on its eastern half:—1, Covert, impaling "... a crescent and a chief ..."

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