Meaning of “rain” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /reɪn/
Extra Examples
Do you think it's going to rain?Apparently it's going to rain today.It hasn't rained for three weeks.It's rained for the last three days.It's been raining hard all day.
it rains

A1 If it rains, water falls from the sky in small drops:

It was raining all weekend.
If it rains, we'll have to come inside.

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(Definition of “rain verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)