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rain

noun [U]  us   /reɪn/
drops of water that fall from clouds: It looks like rain (= as if rain is going to fall).
rainy
adjective  us   /ˈreɪ·ni/
a rainy afternoon

rain

verb [I]  us   /reɪn/
Rain can also mean to fall in a large amount: Debris from the explosion rained down.
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 Spanish lluvia…
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…
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