Hail – Top English Words

Hail – Top English Words

Hail

Verb:

1.  Praise vociferously

Example 1:

“The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein”

2.  Be a native of

Example 2:

“She hails from Kalamazoo”

3.  Call for

Example 3:

“hail a cab”

4.  Greet enthusiastically or joyfully

5.  Precipitate as small ice particles

Example 4:

“It hailed for an hour”

Noun:

1.  Precipitation of ice pellets when there are strong rising air currents

2.  Many objects thrown forcefully through the air

Example 1:

“a hail of pebbles”; “a hail of bullets”

3.  Enthusiastic greeting

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