Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

Weil

[vey] /veɪ/
noun
1.
André, 1906–98, U.S. mathematician, born in France: brother of Simone Weil.
2.
his sister, Simone [see-mawn] /siˈmɔn/ (Show IPA), 1909–43, French philosopher.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Weil
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • I supposed I was talking only to Mr. Weil, who is not in the profession and does not expect to be.

    A Black Adonis

    Linn Boyd Porter
  • "Very well," said Mr. Weil, more than delighted with the success of his experiment.

    A Black Adonis

    Linn Boyd Porter
  • He liked Weil, although they were as different in their natures as two men could well be.

    A Black Adonis

    Linn Boyd Porter
  • "And which you are always glad to get," interpolated Mr. Weil.

    A Black Adonis

    Linn Boyd Porter
  • "The best that can be got," replied Weil, now laughing in spite of himself.

    A Black Adonis

    Linn Boyd Porter
British Dictionary definitions for Weil

Weil

/French vail/
noun
1.
Simone (simɔn). 1909–43, French philosopher and mystic, whose works include Waiting for God (1951), The Need for Roots (1952), and Notebooks (1956)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Weil

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Weil

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for weil