How Do You Spell WAILS?

Correct spelling for the English word "wails" is [w_ˈeɪ_l_z], [wˈe͡ɪlz], [wˈe‍ɪlz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for WAILS

Below is the list of 137 misspellings for the word "wails". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for WAILS

  1. Again also I thought I heard the mocking cackle of old Father Solomon which seemed to arouse all sorts of unearthly wails - "The Coming of the King" by James Hocking
  2. Within she saw a woman of something over thirty years of age with a decidedly charming face sitting on a camp stool with a child of about three years old in her arms and two slightly older children at her feet from one of whom came the wails - "Janice Meredith" by Paul Leicester Ford
  3. But it was too early for the dead man's child to realise that beautiful truth and Pixie burst into a passion of grief and the girls without heard the long pitiful wails and nestled close to each other and sobbed in sympathy - "Pixie O'Shaughnessy" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  4. Do you not feel how the wind wails through these glimmering shadows and dry leaves whirl in the air like ghosts of lost hope while you alone who part from us have a smile on your lips - "The Fugitive" by Rabindranath Tagore
  5. There were wails and threats that autumn in Bill Williams's saloon over stuck up tenderfeet shassayin' 'round drivin' in cattle and chasin' out game - "Roosevelt in the Bad Lands" by Hermann Hagedorn