meaning of Alestake

Alestake meaning in General Dictionary

a risk or pole projecting from or set up before an alehouse as an indicator an alepole At the end was commonly suspended a garland a number of leaves or a ldquobushrdquo

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  • A stake or pole projecting from, or establish before, an alehouse, as a sign; an alepole. By the end had been generally suspended a garland, a bunch of leaves, or a "bush."

Alestake meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A stake or pole projecting from, or set-up before, an alehouse, as an indication; an alepole. At the end was frequently suspended a garland, a bunch of leaves, or a "bush."