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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Words formed by adding one letter before or after hail, or to hail in any order:

c - laich   d - halid   g - laigh   p - phial   r - hilar   s - hails   t - laith lathi  

Shorter words found within hail:

ah ai ail al ha hi hl il la lah li

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