How Do You Spell WAILING?

Correct spelling for the English word "wailing" is [w_ˈeɪ_l_ɪ_ŋ], [wˈe͡ɪlɪŋ], [wˈe‍ɪlɪŋ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WAILING

  1. Loud cries of sorrow: deep lamentation.

Common Misspellings for WAILING

Below is the list of 337 misspellings for the word "wailing".

Usage Examples for WAILING

  1. Then Gud went on alone to find the cause of the wailing. - "The Book of Gud" by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  2. The men were approaching, but Ruth knew that there was something else to be done, besides weeping and wailing. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" by Georg Ebers
  3. For weeks there would be weeping and wailing in the tents of the Tenawas. - "The Lone Ranche" by Captain Mayne Reid
  4. A wailing trumpet represented flight. - "Voyage To Eternity" by Milton Lesser
  5. Outside, among the trees, some wild animal set up a thin, wailing cry. - "The White Peacock" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence