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weathernoun [U]

 us   /ˈweð·ər/

weather noun [U] (AIR CONDITIONS)

the conditions in the air at a particular time, such as wind, rain, or temperature: I always wear gloves in cold weather. Expect some nasty weather tomorrow, possibly even a thunderstorm.

weatherverb

 us   /ˈweð·ər/

weather verb (LIVE THROUGH)

[T] to live through a difficult situation or a problem: She weathered a few professional setbacks this year.

weather verb (AIR CONDITIONS)

[I/T] to change in color or form over a period of time because of the effects of sun, wind, rain, or other conditions in the air: [I] The yellow paint will weather to a grayish white.
Translations of “weather”
in Arabic طَقْس…
in Korean 날씨…
in Malaysian cuaca…
in French temps, météo…
in Turkish hava, hava durumu…
in Italian tempo, clima…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天氣, 氣象…
in Russian погода…
in Polish pogoda…
in Vietnamese thời tiết…
in Spanish tiempo, clima…
in Portuguese tempo, clima…
in Thai สภาพอากาศ…
in German das Wetter, Wetter-……
in Catalan temps, clima…
in Japanese 天気…
in Indonesian cuaca…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天气, 气象…
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