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Word of the Week: 'rain'

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rain

n.

1.

  1. Water condensed from atmospheric vapor and falling in drops.
  2. A fall of such water; a rainstorm.
  3. The descent of such water.
  4. Rainy weather.
  5. rains A rainy season.
  6. A heavy or abundant fall: a rain of fluffy cottonwood seeds; a rain of insults.
  7. rained, rain·ing, rains

v.intr.

  1. To fall in drops of water from the clouds.
  2. To fall like rain: Praise rained down on the composer.
  3. To release rain.

v.tr.

  1. To send or pour down.
  2. To give abundantly; shower: rain gifts; rain curses upon their heads.

 

 

“Waiting for an episode of The Originals worth watching is like, as Hilary Duff once said, waiting for rain in this drought. Useless and disappointing”

  • That is the perfect quote for that! It is very true!