3. A state of excitement, passion, or hilarity. The ladies, laughing heartily, were fast getting into what, in new England, is sometimes called a gale. (Brooke (Eastford)) Topgallant gale, one in which a ship may carry her topgallant sails.
Origin: Prob. Of Scand. Origin; cf. Dan. Gal furious, Icel. Galinn, cf. Icel. Gala to sing, as. Galan to sing, Icel. Galdr song, witchcraft, as. Galdor charm, sorcery, E. Nightingale; also, Icel. Gjla gust of wind, gola breeze. Cf. Yell.
Origin: as. Gagel, akin to D. Gagel.
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