Definition of 'hail'
- precipitation of ice pellets when there are strong rising air currents
- enthusiastic greeting
- praise vociferously; "The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein"
Synonyms: acclaim herald
- be a native of; "She hails from Kalamazoo"
- call for; "hail a cab"
- greet enthusiastically or joyfully
- precipitate as small ice particles; "It hailed for an hour"