There are 2 main translations of pale in English:

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pale

Pronunciation: / pal /

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There are 2 main translations of pale in English:

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pâle
Pronunciation: / pɑl /

adjectif

  • 2 [figuré] une pâle imitation
    a pale imitation
    faire pâle figure à côté de
    to pale into insignificance beside

Idioms

[familier]
se faire porter pâle

to go sick (familier)

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