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sleet

noun [U] uk   /sliːt/ us  
wet, partly melted falling snow: Driving snow and sleet brought more problems to the county's roads last night.
sleet
verb [I] uk   us  
It's sleeting.
sleety
adjective uk   /ˈsliː.ti/ us    /-t̬i/
sleety rain
Translations of “sleet”
in Korean 진눈깨비…
in Arabic خَليط الثَّلج وَ المَطَر…
in French neige fondante…
in Turkish sulu sepken…
in Italian nevischio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雨夾雪,凍雨, 霰, 霙…
in Russian дождь со снегом…
in Polish deszcz ze śniegiem…
in Spanish aguanieve…
in Portuguese neve acompanhada de chuva, saraivada…
in German die Graupel…
in Catalan aiguaneu…
in Japanese みぞれ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雨夹雪,冻雨…
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