hailing[ heyl ]SEE DEFINITION OF hailing
Synonyms for hailing
- flag down
- sing out
- speak to
- wave down
- whistle down
- whistle for
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HAILING
The house at the light was empty; but, on my hailing, a woman's voice answered from the cellar.
After hailing the morn with this second salutation, he threw a boot at the woman as a third.
Not any better than her mistress, however, who at this moment was hailing a street-car.
And still the air, the sky—a ghost, something invisible was hailing the ship.
I heard them pulling about in the dark, hailing, and so on, but after a bit they gave up.
The first was a bright young man, hailing from Newark, New Jersey.
"Not a hansom," she said, quickly, as he was on the point of hailing one.
The fishermen fable of drowned sailors 'hailing their names.'
And though it was a man who was hailing him, he pretended that he did not hear.
See, she has stopped her engines, and is hailing the Asashio!