all hail

a salutation of greeting or welcome.
[1350-1400; ME]

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  • All hail — [All + hail, interj.] All health; a phrase of salutation or welcome. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • All hail — Hail Hail, interj. [See {Hail}, v. t.] An exclamation of respectful or reverent salutation, or, occasionally, of familiar greeting. Hail, brave friend. Shak. [1913 Webster] {All hail}. See in the Vocabulary. {Hail Mary}, a form of prayer made use …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • All-hail — v. t. To salute; to greet. [Poet.] [1913 Webster] Whiles I stood rapt in the wonder of it, came missives from the king, who all hailed me Thane of Cawdor. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • all hail — n. Archaic all health: a greeting …   English World dictionary

  • all hail — all′ hail′ interj. archaic (used as a salutation.) • Etymology: 1350–1400 …   From formal English to slang

  • all-hail — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) archaic : to greet with all hail who all hailed me “Thane of Cawdor” Shakespeare * * * all hailˈ interjection (archaic) A greeting (literally, all health) noun (archaic) A salutation of ‘All hail’ transiti …   Useful english dictionary

  • All Hail — Infobox Album Name = All Hail Type = Album Artist = Kïll Cheerleadër |225pix Released = 2004 (Reissued in 2006) Recorded = July 2004 and January 2003 Genre = Punk, Heavy metal, Hardrock Length = 38:03 Label = Spinerazor/Corporate Punishment… …   Wikipedia

  • all hail — interjection Etymology: Middle English al hail, from al all + hail (healthy) used to express greeting or welcome or sometimes acclamation …   Useful english dictionary

  • all hail — interjection Date: 14th century used to express greeting, welcome, or acclamation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • All Hail, Liberia Hail — All Hail, Liberia Hail (en) Gloire à toi, Libéria, gloire à toi Hymne de  Liberia …   Wikipédia en Français

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