how to pronounce ail

/ɛɪl/

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ail is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of ail

verb:

  1. To be ill; to suffer; to be troubled.
  2. To cause to suffer; to trouble, afflict. (Now chiefly in interrogative or indefinite constructions.).

noun:

  1. The awn of barley or other types of corn.
  2. An ailment; trouble; illness.

adjective:

  1. Painful; troublesome.

words with pronunciation similar to ail

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