\ˈāld\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of aild 

dialectal

: ail nothin' ailded me— Marjorie K. Rawlings

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

First Known Use of aild

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aild

by alteration

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about aild

Dictionary Entries near aild

ailanto

Ai-lao

ailavator

aild

aile

aileron

aileron roll

Statistics for aild

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for aild

The first known use of aild was in 1903

See more words from the same year

Comments on aild

What made you want to look up aild? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

one that holds something together

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!