Pronunciation of Hail
/hˈe͡ɪl/, /hˈe‍ɪl/, /h_ˈeɪ_l/

Antonyms for hail:

condemn, humiliate, denounce, castigate, debase.

Synonyms for hail:

Sense 1

salvo, cabstand, taxi rank, taxicab, lash down, black cab, Panegyrize, call, pee down, sleet, teem, taxi stand, admire, voice, cabbie, cycle rickshaw.

Sense 2

bombardment, extol, eulogize, snow, relent, barrage, salutation, cab, fusillade, drizzle, pour.

Sense 3

hold off, beat down, greeting, volley, pelt, storm, precipitate.

Sense 4

sprinkle, exalt, magnify.

Sense 6

come down, shower.

Sense 7

hack, hammer.

Sense 9


Sense 12






Other synonyms and related words:

felicitate, exalt, hearing, woo, extol, fare, fall, apostrophize, precipitation, storm, arrive, derive, taxicab, earshot, drizzle, cabstand, come in, volley, get, pelt, descend, barrage, appeal, annunciate, announce, crack-up, cannonade, hammer, drumfire, flurry, pour, applaud, come up, salvo, address, issue forth, call, get along, blitzkrieg, greeting, herald, court, ice, spat, eulogize, Panegyrize, foretell, admire, rain, sleet, make out, come down, fusillade, magnify, clap, originate, sprinkle, snow, summon, come, DO, blitz, occur, bombardment, salutation, follow, add up, cabbie, cost, amount, shower, accost.

Sense 1 (noun)

eulogize, rain, extol, sleet, storm, ice.

Sense 2 (noun)

cannonade, barrage, bombardment, volley, fusillade, shower, salvo.

Sense 5 (noun)

drizzle, beat down, come down, lash down, pelt, snow, pour.

Sense 6 (noun)

cab, hack, cabstand, black cab, cabbie, cycle rickshaw.

greeting (noun)


hail (noun)

herald, acclaim, come.

precipitation (noun)


torrent (noun)

cannonade, volley, storm, shower, bombardment, salvo, barrage, rain.

volley (noun)


call to, yell for (verb)

accost, salute, address, signal, welcome, greet.

celebrate (verb)

exult, laud, commemorate, cheer, proclaim, jubilate, glorify, venerate, hallow, inaugurate, acclaim, make merry, honor, solemnize, celebrate, revel, carouse, trumpet, praise, rejoice, enjoy, fete, salute, memorialize, party, observe, frolic.

congratulate (verb)


greet (verb)

curtsy, kiss, accost, notice, greet, smile, receive, wave, welcome, nod, acknowledge, signal, embrace, vociferate, hug, approach, shake hands with, bow, kowtow, salaam.

honor, salute (verb)

applaud, acclaim, acknowledge, praise, cheer, glorify, exalt.

rain down on (verb)


stative (verb)


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