Traducción de "rain" - Diccionario Inglés-Francés

rain

noun /rein/

water falling from the clouds in liquid drops

pluie
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

pluie
a rain of arrows.
rainy adjective

having (many) showers of rain

pluvieux, des pluies
a rainy day
the rainy season
rainy weather.
raininess noun

pluviosité
rainbow noun

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

arc-en-ciel
rain check: take a rain check

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

remettre à plus tard
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.

imperméable
raindrop noun

a single drop of rain.

goutte de pluie
rainfall noun

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

précipitation(s)
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.

forêt tropicale
rain gauge noun

an instrument for measuring rainfall.

pluviomètre
keep/save etc for a rainy day

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

garder pour les mauvais jours
I’ve been saving some money for a rainy day.
rain cats and dogs

to rain very hard.

pleuvoir à seaux
the rains

(in tropical countries) the rainy season.

saison des pluies
(as) right as rain

perfectly all right; completely well

en parfait état/parfaite santé
Helen had flu last week, but now she’s as right as rain.

(Traducción de "rain" del PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)