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Correct spelling for the English word "flail" is [flˈe͡ɪl], [flˈe‍ɪl], [f_l_ˈeɪ_l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Similar spelling words for FLAIL

Plural form of FLAIL is FLAILS

Anagrams of FLAIL

4 letters

3 letters

Usage Examples for FLAIL

  1. At last the tymor struck him with his riding whip, at which John Smith returned a deadly blow with his flail. - "The-New-McGuffey-Fourth-Reader" by McGuffey, William Holmes
  2. His arm swung flail- like. - "When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry" by Charles Neville Buck
  3. But that moment of terror- arrested inaction would not last, and before it was spent, Bear Cat Stacy had hurled himself with hurricane fury into the room, his rifle clubbed and flying, flail- like, about his head. - "When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry" by Charles Neville Buck
  4. The excitement was intense as one seized his antagonist, and, using him as a flail, proceeded to clear the room with him; he retaliated by overpowering the other man, and finally breaking his leg as they fell heavily together out through the door on to the hard street beyond. - "Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia" by David W Carnegie
  5. The farm people, with old Pucklechurch at their head, looked at the operations of the machine with some distrust, but this gradually became wonder and admiration on the part of the Greenhow labourers, for threshing with the flail was very hard work for the shoulders and back, and Captain Carbonel took care to find employment for the men in winter time, so that his men did not join in the complaint of Barton and Morris that there wouldn't be nothing for a poor chap to get his bread by in the winter. - "The Carbonels" by Charlotte M. Yonge

Conjugate verb Flail

CONDITIONAL

I would flail
you would flail
he/she/it would flail
we would flail
they would flail

CONDITIONAL CONTINUOUS

I would be flailing
you would be flailing
he/she/it would be flailing
we would be flailing
they would be flailing

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have flail
you would have flail
he/she/it would have flail
we would have flail
they would have flail

CONDITIONAL PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I would have been flailing
you would have been flailing
he/she/it would have been flailing
we would have been flailing
they would have been flailing

FUTURE

I will flail
you will flail
he/she/it will flail
we will flail
they will flail

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be flailing
you will be flailing
he/she/it will be flailing
we will be flailing
they will be flailing

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have flailed
you will have flailed
he/she/it will have flailed
we will have flailed
they will have flailed

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been flailing
you will have been flailing
he/she/it will have been flailing
we will have been flailing
they will have been flailing

IMPERATIVE

you flail
we let´s flail

NONFINITE VERB FORMS

to flail

PAST

I flailed
you flailed
he/she/it flailed
we flailed
they flailed

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was flailing
you were flailing
he/she/it was flailing
we were flailing
they were flailing

PAST PARTICIPLE

flailed

PAST PERFECT

I had flailed
you had flailed
he/she/it had flailed
we had flailed
they had flailed

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been flailing
you had been flailing
he/she/it had been flailing
we had been flailing
they had been flailing

PRESENT

I flail
you flail
he/she/it flails
we flail
they flail

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am flailing
you are flailing
he/she/it is flailing
we are flailing
they are flailing

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

flailing

PRESENT PERFECT

I have flailed
you have flailed
he/she/it has flailed
we have flailed
they have flailed

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been flailing
you have been flailing
he/she/it has been flailing
we have been flailing
they have been flailing
I would have flailed
we would have flailed
you would have flailed
he/she/it would have flailed
they would have flailed
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