verb (used with object) 1. to cheer, salute, or greet; welcome. 2. to acclaim; approve enthusiastically: The crowds hailed the conquerors. They hailed the recent ...
Middle English, from Old English hægl; akin to Old High German hagal hail. First Known Use: before 12th century
hail 1 (hāl) n. 1. Precipitation in the form of spherical or irregular pellets of ice larger than 5 millimeters (0.2 inch) in diameter, usually associated with ...
Hail is a form of solid precipitation. It is distinct from sleet, though the two are often confused for one another.  It consists of balls or irregular lumps of ...
Hail is a form of frozen precipitation that's created by strong thunderstorms with fast updrafts—air being pulled upward into a thunderstorm.
NSSL Research: Hail. Hail is a form of precipitation that occurs when updrafts in thunderstorms carry raindrops upward into extremely cold areas of the atmosphere ...
Hail.org is the leader in finding Hail reports and other information about Hail storms and hail damage.
Verb . hail (third-person singular simple present hails, present participle hailing, simple past and past participle hailed) Said of the weather when ...
Hail! is a heavy metal supergroup / tribute band, formed in 2009.   The band originally included Slipknot bassist Paul Gray until his sudden death in 2010.
give someone Hail Columbia Inf. to scold someone severely. The teacher gave her students Hail Columbia over their poor test scores. If Miss Ellen finds out I broke ...