Precipitation of ice pellets when there are strong rising air currents (synset 111485929)
hypernym: downfall, precipitation - the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)part holonym: hailstone - small pellet of ice that falls during a hailstorm
Many objects thrown forcefully through the air (synset 109323811)
"a hail of pebbles"; "a hail of bullets"
- Enthusiastic greeting (synset 106643557)
Praise vociferously (synset 200863389)
"The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein"hypernym: applaud - express approval of
Be a native of (synset 202749089)
"She hails from Kalamazoo"hypernym: be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)synonym: come
Call for (synset 200902262)
"hail a cab"
Greet enthusiastically or joyfully (synset 200902139)
Precipitate as small ice particles (synset 202765073)
"It hailed for an hour"
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