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rain sth off

UK ( US rain sth out)
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with rain   /reɪn/ us  
If an event is rained off, it cannot start or continue because it is raining: His hockey match was rained off.
Translations of “rain sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 因下雨而停止, 因雨取消(或中斷)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 因下雨而停止, 因雨取消(或中断)…
(Definition of rain sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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