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bucket down

UK informal
phrasal verb with bucket uk   us   /ˈbʌk.ɪt/ verb
to rain heavily: It's absolutely bucketing down.
Translations of “bucket down”
in Korean 비가 억수로 퍼붓다…
in Arabic تُمطِر بِغَزارة…
in Portuguese chover a cântaros…
in Catalan ploure a bots i barrals…
in Japanese (雨が)激しく降る, どしゃ降りになる…
in Italian piovere a catinelle…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大雨滂沱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大雨滂沱…
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