same as Veil
avails; profit; return; proceeds
an unexpected gain or acquisition; a casual advantage or benefit; a windfall
money given to servants by visitors; a gratuity; -- usually in the plural
to let fail; to allow or cause to sink
to lower, or take off, in token of inferiority, reverence, submission, or the like
to yield or recede; to give place; to show respect by yielding, uncovering, or the like
submission; decline; descent
Origin: [Aphetic form of avale. See Avale, Vale.]
The Town of Vail is a Home Rule Municipality in Eagle County, Colorado, United States. The population of the town was 5,305 in 2010. The town was established and built as the base village to Vail Ski Resort, with which it was originally conceived. Vail Ski Resort's first season was in December, 1962 and it is the second largest ski mountain in North America.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vāl. Same as Veil.
vāl, v.t. to let fall.—v.i. to yield: to drop, move down.—n. (Shak.) submission, decline.—n. Vail′er. [Contr. from avale; cf. Avalanche.]
vāl′, v.i. (poet.) to profit, avail.—n.pl. Vails, money given to servants by a visitor—also Vales. [Contr. from avail.]
The numerical value of vail in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of vail in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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If you're ugly, then vail not your eyes, but your veil.
The mysterious is always attractive. People will always follow a vail.
In summer, Whistler is absolutely a leader in North America and we feel that adding that to Vail Resorts Inc certainly helps our summer revenue and profitability.
The budget for the whole event is almost $ 60 million, of which about 10 percent is on our television production, about 20 percent is all television and the rest kind of breaks down, about $ 40 million comes from outside of Vail Valley and $ 20 million came from within but we had much more than spent here just preparing for the championships, so we got an up-side before a single person took a turn on the course.
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