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Definition of: MISLE

(n.) A fine rain; a thick mist; mizzle.
(v. i.) To rain in very fine drops, like a thick mist; to mizzle.

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Cover with lime so as to induce growth; "lime the lawn"
Spread birdlime on branches to catch birds
The green acidic fruit of any of various lime trees
Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber
Any of various related trees bearing limes
A sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds
A white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide
A caustic substance produced by heating limestone
A footrace extending one mile; "he holds the record in the mile"
A unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
A Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
An ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
A unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
A former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
A former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters)
A large distance; "he missed by a mile"
(n.) Soft, moist earth or clay, having an adhesive quality; viscous mud.
(n.) Any mucilaginous substance; any substance of a dirty nature, that is moist, soft, and adhesive.
(n.) Bitumen.
(n.) Mud containing metallic ore, obtained in the preparatory dressing.
(n.) A mucuslike substance which exudes from the bodies of certain animals.
(v. t.) To smear with slime.
(v. i.) To express amusement, pleasure, moderate joy, or love and kindness, by the features of the face; to laugh silently.
(v. i.) To express slight contempt by a look implying sarcasm or pity; to sneer.
(v. i.) To look gay and joyous; to have an appearance suited to excite joy; as, smiling spring; smiling plenty.
(v. i.) To be propitious or favorable; to favor; to countenance; -- often with on; as, to smile on one's labors.
(v. t.) To express by a smile; as, to smile consent; to smile a welcome to visitors.
(v. t.) To affect in a certain way with a smile.
(v. i.) The act of smiling; a peculiar change or brightening of the face, which expresses pleasure, moderate joy, mirth, approbation, or kindness; -- opposed to frown.
(v. i.) A somewhat similar expression of countenance, indicative of satisfaction combined with malevolent feelings, as contempt, scorn, etc; as, a scornful smile.
(v. i.) Favor; countenance; propitiousness; as, the smiles of Providence.
(v. i.) Gay or joyous appearance; as, the smiles of spring.