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English definition of “sleet”

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
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