10 Definitions of Hail
The meaning of the word hail, the definition of Hail:
n. - Small roundish masses of ice precipitated from the clouds, where they are formed by the congelation of vapor. The separate masses or grains are called hailstones.
n. - A wish of health; a salutation; a loud call.
a. - Healthy. See Hale (the preferable spelling).
v. i. - To pour down particles of ice, or frozen vapors.
v. t. - To pour forcibly down, as hail.
v. t. - To call loudly to, or after; to accost; to salute; to address.
v. t. - To name; to designate; to call.
v. i. - To declare, by hailing, the port from which a vessel sails or where she is registered; hence, to sail; to come; -- used with from; as, the steamer hails from New York.
v. i. - To report as one's home or the place from whence one comes; to come; -- with from.
v. t. - An exclamation of respectful or reverent salutation, or, occasionally, of familiar greeting.
The word "hail" uses 4 letters: A H I L
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