Synonyms for kale

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"Why, he copped the copper's kale," Aggie translated, glibly.

Groping about they pull up first stalk of kale or head of cabbage.

"Pullin' down the kale by the double handsful, mind you," says Hunk.

And a husband with kale—that's what a girl like you really wants.

But the girls that look out for the kale, that never asked, 'What?'

Kale—borecole, should not be used until after heavy frosts in the fall.

Kale is used for greens during the winter, and as a substitute for cabbage.

The culture and uses of collards are the same as for cabbage and kale.

The kale Collards is grown in the South, where cabbages fail to head.

Can he eat up all the kale in England itself, this Knut the Great?

WORD ORIGIN

also kail, c.1300, alternative form of cawul (c.1200), surviving in this spelling after Middle English as a Scottish variant of cole "cabbage" (see cole-slaw). Slang meaning "money" is from 1902.

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