How Do You Spell WAIL?

Correct spelling for the English word "wail" is [w_ˈeɪ_l], [wˈe͡ɪl], [wˈe‍ɪl]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for WAIL

Below is the list of 266 misspellings for the word "wail". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for WAIL

  1. Then they heard the dreary wail of a prairie wolf in the direction of the grove - "Three Sioux Scouts" by Elmer Russell Gregor
  2. The wail of the lost was in her voice - "Gone to Earth" by Mary Webb
  3. It was then that his sisters heard Demophoon wail one ran from her chamber and took the child in her arms another kindled again the fire upon the hearth and the others made ready to bathe and care for the infant - "The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles" by Padraic Colum
  4. That surely was a most familiar wail Oh Baal - "Dorothy at Oak Knowe" by Evelyn Raymond
  5. In one a poor little shack of two rooms there was a lighted pane and as they passed Sylvia heard the sick wail of a little child - "The Bent Twig" by Dorothy Canfield