Thesaurus

hail

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hail

  1. 1 a heavy fall of objects a hail of small stones warned them of the oncoming avalanche Synonyms of 1hail hail, shower, stormWords Related to 1hail barrage, bombardment, broadside, cannonade, fusillade, salvo, volley; flood, gush, rush, spate, torrent; eruption, outbreak, outburst

  2. 2 a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once even under the hail of angry questions, the press secretary stayed cool Synonyms of 1hail blitz, blitzkrieg, bombardment, cannonade, drumbeat, drumfire, flurry, fusillade, hail, salvo, shower, storm, volleyWords Related to 1hail broadside, earful; avalanche, burst, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, discharge, engulfment, flood, flood tide, flush, gush, inundation, outburst, outflow, outpouring, overflow, rash, spate, surge, torrent; current, river, stream, tide; excess, glut, overabundance, overage, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplusNear Antonyms of 1hail dribble, drip, trickle


hail

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hail

  1. range of hearing stay within hail of the restaurant's front desk so you'll know when your table is ready Synonyms of 2hail hail, hearing, soundWords Related to 2hail volume; distance, sight


hail

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hail

  1. 1 to declare enthusiastic approval of the museum director hailed the artist's new installation as a groundbreaking work of genius Synonyms of hail accredit, applaud, cheer, crack up, acclaim, laud, praise, salute, toutWords Related to hail bravo, clap, rise (to); ballyhoo; approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), favor, recommend, root (for), support; celebrate, emblazon, eulogize, extol (also extoll), glorify, magnify, sing; adulate, belaud, flatter, overpraise; deify, idolizeNear Antonyms of hail belittle, discommend, disparage, put down; blame, censure, reprehend, reprobate; admonish, chide, criticize, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove; castigate, excoriate, keelhaul, lambaste (or lambast), skewer, slag [chiefly British], vilifyAntonyms of hail knock, pan, slam

  2. 2 to demand or request the presence or service of let's hail a taxi hailed the waiter for the check Synonyms of hail call, summonWords Related to hail cite, subpoena; assemble, call out, call up, convene, convoke, muster; ask, bid, invite; command, order, request, requisition; beckon, demand, invoke; buzz, knell, page, ring, whistleNear Antonyms of hail dismiss, send (away), turn away; banish, boot (out), cast out, drum (out), eject, expel, kick out, oust, out, rout, run off, throw out, turf (out) [chiefly British]



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