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Translation of "rain" - English-Spanish dictionary

rain

noun /rein/
water falling from the clouds in liquid drops lluvia We’ve had a lot of rain today They were caught in the rain without an umbrella We had flooding because of last week’s heavy rains. a great number of things falling like rain lluvia a rain of arrows. rainy adjective ( comparative rainier, superlative rainiest) having (many) showers of rain lluvioso a rainy day the rainy season rainy weather. raininess noun lluviosidad rainbow noun the coloured/colored arch sometimes seen in the sky opposite the sun when rain is falling. arco iris rain check: take a rain check (American) (to ask) to do something at a later time dejar algo para más adelante Thanks for inviting me to dinner, but can I take a rain check on it? raincoat noun a waterproof coat worn to keep out the rain. impermeable raindrop noun a single drop of rain gota de lluvia Raindrops were streaming down the window. rainfall noun the amount of rain that falls in a certain place in a certain time precipitación We haven’t had much rainfall this year the annual rainfall. rain forest noun a thick tropical forest in a region where it rains a lot. selva tropical rain gauge noun a piece of equipment that measures how much rain has fallen. Pluviómetro rain storm noun a heavy fall of rain; downpour Tormenta We were caught in a rainstorm. rainwater noun water that has fallen to the ground as rain Agua de Lluvía Collected rainwater can be used to water the garden. keep/save etc for a rainy day to keep (especially money) until one needs it or in case one may need it ahorrar para los tiempos difíciles I’ve been saving some money for a rainy day. rain cats and dogs to rain very hard. llover a cántaros the rains noun plural (in tropical countries) the rainy season. la estación de lluvias (as) right as rain perfectly all right; completely well estar perfectamente, estar perfecto de salud, estar sano como una manzana Helen had flu last week, but now she’s as right as rain.
Translations of “rain”
in Arabic مَطَر…
in Korean 비…
in Malaysian hujan, hujan lebat…
in French pluie…
in Turkish yağmur…
in Italian pioggia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雨, 雨水…
in Russian дождь…
in Polish deszcz…
in Vietnamese cơn mưa, như cơn mưa…
in Portuguese chuva…
in Thai ฝน, สิ่งที่ตกลงมาเหมือนฝนเท…
in German der Regen…
in Catalan pluja…
in Japanese 雨…
in Indonesian hujan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雨, 雨水…
(Definition of rain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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