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Synonyms for rain

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rain, rainfallnoun

    water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere

    pelting, rainfall, rainwater

  2. rain, rainwaternoun

    drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds

    pelting, rainfall, rainwater

  3. rain, peltingverb

    anything happening rapidly or in quick successive

    "a rain of bullets"; "a pelting of insults"

    pelting, rainfall, rainwater

  4. rain, rain downverb

    precipitate as rain

    "If it rains much more, we can expect some flooding"

    rain down

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rainnoun

    (fine rain) drizzle, mizzle, mist, misle, shower



  1. List of known nicknames for "Rain":

    RAIN, , BI, Ji Hoon Jung, Ji-hoon Jung, Ji Hun Jeong, Jeong Ji-Hoon, Jihoon Jeong, Bi Rain, Puppy

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  1. Amy Jackson:

    We're absolutely thrilled to have rain, i mean, we're in a really severe drought right now. It's been scary, actually, as to how low our reservoirs have gotten ... so to even have this little bit, it's great.

  2. Brett Hagler:

    They're living in literally a pieced-together shack that during the rainy season, it will rain and it will flood their shack. Some of the women even said that the water will go up to their knees when it rains, sometimes for months.

  3. Fox News:

    That means this additional rain, where youve seen a couple of inches of the past couple of hours, theres nowhere for it to go.

  4. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Rain drops never fell at the same time. Be patient and wait your turn.

  5. Tiger Woods:

    We all knew it was soft out here with the rain last night, i knew I had to go get it, post a low one, and didnt do it. Its certainly out there. Greens are soft. Fairways are soft. You can play aggressively and not have any real ramifications for playing aggressive.

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