1 a public area set aside as a pedestrian walk [syn: promenade]
2 mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace; "a good plaza should have a movie house"; "they spent their weekends at the local malls" [syn: plaza, center, shopping mall, shopping center, shopping centre]
see The Mall
- maul only with -awl pronunctiation
- A large heavy wooden beetle; a mallet for driving anything with force; a maul.
- A heavy blow.
- An old game played with malls or mallets and balls. See Pall Mall
- A place where the game of mall was played. Hence: A public walk; a level shaded walk.
- Subsequently, an enclosed shopping centre.
- (Australian English) A pedestrianised street.
enclosed shopping centre
EtymologyFrom Turkish mal
EtymologyFrom mall < < ; cf. Ancient Greek sc=polytonic
Mall or The Mall can refer to:
Or to a site in various countries:
- The Mall (London).
- National Mall, Washington, D.C.
- The Mall (Lahore).
- Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota
- The Mall (Cleveland)
- The Mall was originally the name for the show 6teen.
- The Mall (Huntsville) was an enclosed shopping center in Huntsville, Alabama.
- The Mall Athens
- The Mall (Thailand) is one of Thailand's mall operators and retailers.
- The Mall (Edgware)
- The Mall (Kuala Lumpur)
- Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota
- The Mall, Bristol, England
- The Mall (Doha)
- The Mall School, Greater London, England
- The Mall Trinity
- Mall of Asia, Philippines
- The Mall Blackburn
- The Mall Preston
mall in German: Mall
mall in Dutch: The Mall
mall in Romanian: Mall
alameda, beaten path, beaten track, berm, bicycle path, boardwalk, bridle path, catwalk, esplanade, fastwalk, foot pavement, footpath, footway, garden path, groove, hiking trail, parade, path, pathway, prado, promenade, public walk, run, runway, rut, sidewalk, towing path, towpath, track, trail, trottoir, walk, walkway