Definition of bale:
- A bundle or package of goods in a cloth cover, and corded for storage or transportation; also, a bundle of straw hay, etc., put up compactly for transportation.
- Evil; an evil, pernicious influence; something causing great injury.
- Misery; calamity; misfortune; sorrow.
- See Bail, v. t., to lade.
- To make up in a bale.
- "The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "The Splendid Spur", Arthur T. Quiller Couch.
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.