Caroled vs Paroled - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between caroled and paroled
is that caroled
) while paroled
* (UK) carolled
(historical) A round dance accompanied by singing.
A song of joy.
* 1908 ,
- the costly feast, the carol , and the dance
A religious song or ballad of joy.
- The sunshine struck hot on his fur, soft breezes caressed his heated brow, and after the seclusion of the cellarage he had lived in so long the carol of happy birds fell on his dulled hearing almost like a shout.
- They sang a Christmas carol .
- In the darkness sing your carol of high praise.
- I heard the bells on Christmas Day / Their old, familiar carol play.
To sing in a joyful manner.
- carol of love's high praise
To sing carols, especially Christmas carols in a group.
To praise or celebrate in song.
- The gray linnets carol from the hill.
To sing (a song) cheerfully.
- The shepherds at their festivals / Carol her goodness.
- Hovering swans carol sounds harmonious.
The release or state of a former prisoner on the understanding that he/she checks in regularly and obeys the law.
- He will be on parole for nearly two more years.
- He was released on parole .
The amount of time a former prisoner spends on limited release.
(archaic) A word of honor, especially given by a prisoner of war, to not engage in combat if released.
- The defendant shall be sentenced to life without the possibility of parole .
(linguistics) Language in use, as opposed to language as a system.
(US, immigration law) The permission for foreigner who does not meet the technical requirements for a visa to be allowed to enter the U.S. on humanitarian grounds.
A watchword given only to officers of guards; distinguished from the countersign, which is given to all guards.
(legal) An oral declaration; see parol.
- This man had forfeited his military parole .
* parole board
To release (a prisoner) on the understanding that s/he checks in regularly and obeys the law.