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verb British English pronunciation: wail /weɪl/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theywail
he/she/itwails
present participlewailing
past tensewailed
past participlewailed

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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to shout or cry with a long high sound to show that you are in pain or are very sad

    The baby wailed all night.

    'I'm so lonely,' wailed Alice.

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wail

 British English pronunciation: wail  noun [countable]
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singularwail
pluralwails

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Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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