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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 having (many) showers of rain a rainy day the rainy season rainy weather. raininess noun
lluviosidad
rainbow noun the coloured 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. 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 an instrument for measuring rainfall. 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 (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.
(Definition of rain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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