Spanish translation of “rain”
rain noun /rein/
› water falling from the clouds in liquid drops
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
a rain of arrows. rainy adjective (comparative rainier, superlative rainiest) › having (many) showers of rain
a rainy day the rainy season rainy weather. raininess noun ›
rainbow noun › the coloured/colored arch sometimes seen in the sky opposite the sun when rain is falling.
rain check: take a rain check › (American) (to ask) to do something at a later time
dejar algo para más adelante
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.
raindrop noun › a single drop of rain
gota de lluvia
Raindrops were streaming down the window. rainfall noun › the amount of rain that falls in a certain place in a certain time
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.
rain gauge noun › a piece of equipment that measures how much rain has fallen.
rain storm noun › a heavy fall of rain; downpour
We were caught in a rainstorm. rainwater noun › water that has fallen to the ground as rain
Agua de Lluvía
Collected rainwater can be used to water the garden. keep/save etc for a rainy day › to keep (especially money) until one needs it or in case one may need it
ahorrar para los tiempos difíciles
I’ve been saving some money for a rainy day. rain cats and dogs › to rain very hard.
llover a cántaros
the rains noun plural › (in tropical countries) the rainy season.
la estación de lluvias
(as) right as rain › perfectly all right; completely well
estar perfectamente, estar perfecto de salud, estar sano como una manzana
Helen had flu last week, but now she’s as right as rain.