Translation of "hail" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /heil/

to shout to in order to attract attention

We hailed a taxi
The captain hailed the passing ship.

to greet or welcome (a person, thing etc) as something

His discovery was hailed as a great step forward in medicine.
hail from phrasal verb

to come from or belong to (a place)

ser oriundo/natural de
He hails from Texas.

(Translation of “hail” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)