Pronunciation of Hail
/hˈe͡ɪl/, /hˈeɪl/, /h_ˈeɪ_l/
Synonyms for hail:
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)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
cab, hack, cabstand, black cab, cabbie, cycle rickshaw.
call to, yell for (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.
honor, salute (verb)
rain down on (verb)
Usage examples for hail:
- The door was locked: there was no one within hail, though he shouted again and again. - "Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North", Fullerton Waldo.
- Dave raised the megaphone to his lips, waiting until he judged that there was a chance of his hail being heard. - "Dave Darrin's First Year at Annapolis", H. Irving Hancock.
- The best answer to give to such a hail is silence. - "The Red Eric", R.M. Ballantyne.