a place characterized by stupidity or dullness
palooka ‘average boxer’ + -ville ‘fictitious place’
[pah-laws] /ˈpɑ lɔs/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Spain: starting point of Columbus’s first voyage westward. /Spanish ˈpalɔs/ noun 1. a village and former port in SW Spain: starting point of Columbus’ voyage of discovery to America (1492)
[pal-oh san-toh] /ˈpæl oʊ ˈsæn toʊ/ noun 1. a South American tree, Bulnesia sarmienti, of the caltrop family, yielding a fragrant essential oil. 2. a tropical American tree, Triplaris americana, of the buckwheat family, having large leaves and showy red female flowers.
[pey-luh s] /ˈpeɪ ləs/ noun 1. a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago.
noun 1. a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago.