Having printed lines.
(geometry, of a surface) Being a scroll; being such that through every point of S'' there is a straight line that lies on ''S .
- a letter on ruled paper
- She ruled over her children firmly but gently.
A plaintive melancholy whine
To whimper or to whine.
- "Although the elderly man had some terrible turn of events before him, as well as mounting pain from his illness, he did not ever complain or pule ."
* OED 2nd edition 1989