transitive verb (-ed/-ing/-s)
archaic : to greet with all hail

who all-hailed me “Thane of Cawdor” — Shakespeare

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all-hailˈ interjection (archaic)
A greeting (literally, all health)
noun (archaic)
A salutation of ‘All hail’
transitive verb (archaic)
To greet with ‘All hail’
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Main Entry:all

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all-hail «L HAYL», noun, verb.
a salutation of “all hail!”
Archaic. to salute with “all hail!”
an exclamation of greeting or welcome.

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all-hail, -hal, -hale
north. ff. all-whole.

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