Traducción de "rain" - Diccionario Inglés-Alemán

rain

noun /rein/

water falling from the clouds in liquid drops

der Regen
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

der Regen
a rain of arrows.
rainy adjective

having (many) showers of rain

regnerisch
a rainy day
the rainy season
rainy weather.
raininess noun

die Regenneigung
rainbow noun

the coloured arch sometimes seen in the sky opposite the sun when rain is falling.

der Regenbogen
rain check: take a rain check

(American) (to ask) to do something at a later time

es aufschieben
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.

der Regenmantel
raindrop noun

a single drop of rain.

der Regentropfen
rainfall noun

the amount of rain that falls in a certain place in a certain time

der Niederschlag
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.

der Regenwald
rain gauge noun

an instrument for measuring rainfall.

der Niederschlagsmesser
keep/save etc for a rainy day

to keep (especially money) until one needs it or in case one may need it

einen Notgroschen zurücklegen
I’ve been saving some money for a rainy day.
rain cats and dogs

to rain very hard.

in Strömen gießen
the rains

(in tropical countries) the rainy season.

die Regenzeit
(as) right as rain

perfectly all right; completely well

ganz richtig
Helen had flu last week, but now she’s as right as rain.

(Translation of “rain” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Alemán © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)