Focus on the pronunciation of wail
English definition of “wail”
› to make a long, high cry, usually because of pain or sadness, or to make a sound like this: [I] The four babies were wailing in unison. [I] Air-raid sirens wailed. [+ that clause] fig. Investors wailed (= complained) that interest rates were skyrocketing. wail
/weɪl/ n [C] › The wail of the siren woke me up.