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Definition of “hail” - Learner’s Dictionary

hail

noun     /heɪl/
[U] small, hard pieces of frozen rain that fall from the skySnow and iceCold
a hail of bullets/stones/bottles, etc a lot of bullets/stones/bottles, etc that are fired or thrown at the same timeLarge in number or quantity
Translations of “hail”
in Arabic بَرَد…
in Korean 싸락눈, 우박…
in Malaysian ketulan hujan batu, hujan…
in French grêle, pluie…
in Turkish (hava durumu) dolu halinde yağmak…
in Italian grandine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雹,冰雹…
in Russian град…
in Polish grad…
in Vietnamese trận mưa đá, hàng loạt…
in Spanish granizo, lluvia…
in Portuguese granizo, chuva de pedra…
in Thai ลูกเห็บ, ลูกเห็บตก…
in German der Hagel…
in Catalan calamarsa, pedra…
in Japanese ひょう, あられ…
in Indonesian hujan es, hujan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雹,冰雹…
(Definition of hail noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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