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hail

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1 a heavy fall of objects

  • a hail of small stones warned them of the oncoming avalanche
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2 a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once

  • even under the hail of angry questions, the press secretary stayed cool
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hail

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range of hearing

  • stay within hail of the restaurant's front desk so you'll know when your table is ready
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hail

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1 to declare enthusiastic approval of

  • the museum director hailed the artist's new installation as a groundbreaking work of genius
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doff one's hat to (or doff one's cap to)

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2 to demand or request the presence or service of

  • let's hail a taxi
  • hailed the waiter for the check
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send for

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