Definition of wails

Common misspellings:
  • wals (92.3%)
  • whail (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. To make a story that is going to be long in acting short in telling I've had to put Miss Adair on to what is usually handed out to the authors of plays and then to stop her wails offered to let her sit in and watch her play baby hacked up - Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess

  2. Similar events to McClellan's wails and the confusion they create in the armies and in the people are nothing new in the history of wars - Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 by Adam Gurowski

  3. Smitten Dakota wails it read - By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss