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Eating disorders, body dysmorphia and a general dissatisfaction with one's life and body seems to ail too many young people.
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Meaning of "ail" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD AIL

Old English eglan to trouble, from egle troublesome, painful, related to Gothic agls shameful.
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PRONUNCIATION OF AIL

ail  [eɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AIL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ail is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb ail in English.

WHAT DOES AIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ail

Ail or AIL may refer to: ▪ Ail, a state of poor health ▪ Ail, a character in the Sailor Moon anime series ▪ Automotive Industries Limited, a motor vehicle manufacturer of Israel ▪ American Income Life Insurance Company, a life insurance company in America ▪ Dylan Ail Don, a night god in Welsh mythology ▪ ail, a rare name for garlic ▪ Abnormal Indivisible Loads, a term used for oversized road transport ▪ All-Ireland League ▪ ail, code for Aimele language of Papua New Guinea ▪ Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, various research institutes...

Definition of ail in the English dictionary

The definition of ail in the dictionary is to trouble; afflict. Other definition of ail is to feel unwell.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO AIL

PRESENT

Present
I ail
you ail
he/she/it ails
we ail
you ail
they ail
Present continuous
I am ailing
you are ailing
he/she/it is ailing
we are ailing
you are ailing
they are ailing
Present perfect
I have ailed
you have ailed
he/she/it has ailed
we have ailed
you have ailed
they have ailed
Present perfect continuous
I have been ailing
you have been ailing
he/she/it has been ailing
we have been ailing
you have been ailing
they have been ailing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I ailed
you ailed
he/she/it ailed
we ailed
you ailed
they ailed
Past continuous
I was ailing
you were ailing
he/she/it was ailing
we were ailing
you were ailing
they were ailing
Past perfect
I had ailed
you had ailed
he/she/it had ailed
we had ailed
you had ailed
they had ailed
Past perfect continuous
I had been ailing
you had been ailing
he/she/it had been ailing
we had been ailing
you had been ailing
they had been ailing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will ail
you will ail
he/she/it will ail
we will ail
you will ail
they will ail
Future continuous
I will be ailing
you will be ailing
he/she/it will be ailing
we will be ailing
you will be ailing
they will be ailing
Future perfect
I will have ailed
you will have ailed
he/she/it will have ailed
we will have ailed
you will have ailed
they will have ailed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been ailing
you will have been ailing
he/she/it will have been ailing
we will have been ailing
you will have been ailing
they will have been ailing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would ail
you would ail
he/she/it would ail
we would ail
you would ail
they would ail
Conditional continuous
I would be ailing
you would be ailing
he/she/it would be ailing
we would be ailing
you would be ailing
they would be ailing
Conditional perfect
I would have ail
you would have ail
he/she/it would have ail
we would have ail
you would have ail
they would have ail
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been ailing
you would have been ailing
he/she/it would have been ailing
we would have been ailing
you would have been ailing
they would have been ailing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you ail
we let´s ail
you ail
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to ail
Past participle
ailed
Present Participle
ailing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AIL

aikona
ailanthic
ailanthus
ailanto
aileron
ailette
ailing
ailment
ailourophile
ailourophilia
ailourophilic
ailourophobe
ailourophobia
ailourophobic
ailurophile
ailurophilia
ailurophilic
ailurophobe
ailurophobia
ailurophobic

WORDS THAT END LIKE AIL

April
brasil
brazil
civil
council
detail
devil
e-mail
evil
fail
il
mail
mil
nail
oil
on the nail
retail
tail
Tamil
teil

Synonyms and antonyms of ail in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «AIL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «ail» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of ail

Translation of «ail» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AIL

Find out the translation of ail to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ail from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ail» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

AIL
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ail
570 millions of speakers

English

ail
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बीमार
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تزعج
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

айыл
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ail
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পীড়িত করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ail
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kränkeln
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エイル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

괴롭히다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ail
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đau
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வருந்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आयल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

rahatsız
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ail
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ail
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

айил
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ail
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ail
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Alle
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ail
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ail
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ail

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AIL»

The term «ail» is very widely used and occupies the 18.682 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AIL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ail» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ail» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ail

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QUOTES WITH «AIL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ail.
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Eating disorders, body dysmorphia and a general dissatisfaction with one's life and body seems to ail too many young people.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AIL»

Discover the use of ail in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ail and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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AIL Systems Inc. RAM 2000 Fourier Transform Infrared ...
September 2000 Environmental Technology Verification Report ETV Advanced Monitoring Systems Center AIL Systems Inc. RAM 2000 Fourier Transform Infrared Open-Path Monitor By Jeffrey Myers Thomas Kelly Charles Lawrie Karen Riggs ...
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A Dictionary of the Welsh Language: Explained in English; ...
Ailfadaw, r. a. (ail— mudaw) To move again. Ailfwnr, ». o. (ail — bwrw) To re cant Ailfwriad, *. wu—pL t an (ailfwrw) A re casting. Ailfwyniad, ». m. — pL t an (ail — mwyn) Ke enjoyment Ailfwynsu, ». a. (all— mwyn) To re-enjoy. Ailfyddinaw, v. a. ...
William Owen Pughe, 1832
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The British Drama: Operas and farces
'I Q ACT SCENE I.-—A room inA1LwouLn's house with a door in the back. AILWOULD, and Mas AILWOULD. Ail. IV:-mm'. art thou going abroad, my life? llfrs Ail. To the Temple, my dear, to Mr Jngle the lawyer, to desire him to come here and ...
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The modern British drama
Ail. No ? — he pretended he came by your recommendation. friend. He's some impostor — and indeed, my dear brother, you lay yourself too open to the practice of such fellows, who are acquainted with your weakness, and take advantage of ...
British drama, 1811
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Guardian II Ten Years After
My people are concerned about the He-ail coming back to punish us for asking your peoples help. As you may or may not know. The He-ail came to us long ago. At that time we knew nothing about other life forms in space.' "For a long time we  ...
Darrell M. Bell, 2008
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An English and Welsh Dictionary, Wherein, Not Only the ...
[pronounced recoimisance] Ail-gydnaliyddiad, ail-gydna- byddiaeth. To recognise or recognize, v. a [acknowledge again, &c] Ailgydnabod, ailadnabod, cyd- nabod. •J To recognise or recognize, r. a. [review a matter under examination] Ailfwrw ...
John Walters, Hannah Walters, 1828
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The Modern British Drama: In Five Volumes
Ail. A curse light on you ! what is it you •want. fm. To tell you something, sir, if you won't fiy in a passion, Ail. Well, tell it. Pru. Lord, sir ! one does not know how to face you ; you really frighten me out of my wits. Ail. She won't speak now ! Pru. Yes ...
Sir Walter Scott, 1811
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The holy Bible: containing The Old Testament and The New : ...
àrvnai itngxQms avcTcamf ton atcording to ail (bat he haá donetoLachifti. aó And Jolhjawenttip fiom Eglon, andall Israël withhim, unroHcbron,and they fouthî against it. 37 And thry rook it, ana" fmote ít with the edge ofthcsw rd, and thc king  ...
‎1674
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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament and the New. - ...
xxviJ.xxvi» Cuises and blefhngï, «lc;ne -vfty nergiuenought thereof forthe dead : 14 f And *theLeuitAÍhallspeake,andJay vnto * ^iTU tut I bauehearkenedtotneYoiceof the LORD my ail the mm d Israël with a loudvoice: 9 *11* Gcd,andhaue donc ...
Biblia anglice, 1617
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Principles of International Taxation
In all cases, the underwriting process was completed in the US and all applications had to be formally accepted by AIL in the US. The policies were issued from the US and policy renewals were dealt with from the US. AIL's profit from the ...
Angharad Miller, Lynne Oats, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AIL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ail is used in the context of the following news items.
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Western Australians Support 'Love In Rally' In Perth
Western Australians Support 'Love In Rally' In Perth. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 06 2015 10:06 AM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTX1J12H. IN PHOTO: ... «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Heath Ledger's Last Words: 'I Just Need To Get Some Sleep'
By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 06 2015 10:03 AM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTXBYP0. IN PHOTO: The family of the late Heath Ledger, including mother Sally ... «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Princess Charlotte's Christening Open To The Public
Princess Charlotte's Christening Open To The Public. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 06 2015 1:09 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTX1J4F7. IN PHOTO: Princess ... «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Judge Reunites with Former Middle School Classmate On Bond Court
Judge Reunites with Former Middle School Classmate On Bond Court. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 06 2015 8:08 AM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTR25K8S. «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Don't miss: Outdoors activities in the coming days
... Community Center, 22871 state Route 3, Belfair; free; tahomaaudubon.org; for information, contact Hands at zest4parus@hotm​ail.com. «TheNewsTribune.com, Jul 15»
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Australian Minister D'Arcy Woods Crowns King Tupou VI Of Tonga
Australian Minister D'Arcy Woods Crowns King Tupou VI Of Tonga. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 05 2015 1:56 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTR47XHP. «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Tamsin Egerton Pregnant With Boyfriend Josh Hartnett's Baby
Tamsin Egerton Pregnant With Boyfriend Josh Hartnett's Baby. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 05 2015 1:25 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTR3O2OH. «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Victorian Prison Smoking Ban Sparks Riot
By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 05 2015 1:09 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTX1FMTZ. IN PHOTO: An employee works on her station at a factory of ... «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard To Avoid Australia After Their Dogs …
By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 04 2015 9:09 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTX18PN4. IN PHOTO: Cast member Amber Heard and her fiance, actor Johnny Depp ... «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
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Saudi Arabian Prince Pledges To Donate All Of His Wealth To Charity
Saudi Arabian Prince Pledges To Donate All Of His Wealth To Charity. By Ail Salumbides @AilbewithDrWho on July 03 2015 10:37 PM. 0. 0. 0. 0. RTX194XE. «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»

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