Pronunciation Noun

kale (uncountable)

  1. An edible plant, similar to cabbage, with curled leaves that do not form a dense head (Brassica oleracea var. acephala)
    Synonyms: borecole
  2. Any of several cabbage-like food plants that are kinds of Brassica oleracea.
  3. (cooking) Broth containing kale as a chief ingredient.
  4. (dated, slang) Money.
  • French: chou frisé
  • German: Grünkohl
  • Italian: cavolo nero, cavolo riccio
  • Portuguese: couve-de-folhas
  • Russian: кале́
  • Spanish: col rizada

  • IPA: /ˈkeɪli/
Proper noun
  1. (Greek mythology) Daughter of Zeus.
  2. (astronomy) A moon of Jupiter.

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