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hail

1. verb praise publicly 2. verb greet, call3. verb call waiter 4. verb stop bus, taxi 5. verb rain hailstones 6. interjection greeting 7. noun hailstones 8. noun rush of sth
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1 verb praise publicly TRANSITIVEfáiltigh roimh PhrV  c m uthey hailed the report d'fháiltigh siad roimh an tuairiscthe critics hailed her as a great artist dúirt lucht critice gur sárealaíontóir a bhí inti, sárealaíontóir a thug lucht critice uirthi, sárealaíontóir a ghair lucht critice di 2 verb greet, call TRANSITIVEbeannaigh do PhrVforrán a chur arceiliúr a chur arhe hailed his friends bheannaigh sé dá chairde
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3 verb call waiter TRANSITIVEglaoigh anall arscairt anall arshe hailed the waiter ghlaoigh sí anall ar an bhfreastalaí, scairt sí anall ar an bhfreastalaí 4 verb stop bus, taxi TRANSITIVEstop verb  c m uhe hailed a taxi stop sé tacsaí, d'fhógair sé ar thacsaí 5 verb rain hailstones
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag cur clocha sneachta
TRANSITIVEit was hailing golf ball sized hailstones bhí sé ag cur clocha sneachta a bhí chomh mór le liathróidí gailf
6 interjection greeting is é do bheathago mbeannaítear duit 7 noun hailstones clocha sneachta  c m uhail shower cith clocha sneachta, múr clocha sneachta 8 noun rush of sthcith masc3  c m urois fem2  c m ua hail of arrows cith saigheada hail of bullets rois piléar
phrases

hail fellow well met

he has a hail fellow well met attitude tá sé mór le gach duine, duine breá gnaíúil atá ann, tá sé an-suáilceach

hail and farewell

heileo agus slánfáilte romhat agus slán leat

within hailing distance of sb/sth

faoi fhad scairte de dhuine/rudi bhfoisceacht go mbeannaí Dia de dhuine/rud

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