What does rainwater mean?

Definitions for rainwaterˈreɪnˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rainwater.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rain, rainwater(noun)

    drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds


  1. rainwater(Noun)


  2. rainwater(Noun)

    Water (for a house etc) sourced from rain which has not joined a spring, stream or river, pond, lake or sea.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainwater in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainwater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gilbert Jaffe:

    I use the rainwater for my garden.

  2. Gilbert Jaffe:

    I've been collecting water for a couple of years, i use the rainwater for my garden.

  3. Munin Das:

    We have been traditionally dependent on the rainwater for our cultivation (for) generations, but now as the rainfall has become unpredictable, it is not possible.

  4. Tin Maung Swe:

    We need to pump floodwater out of these ponds. Only then can we use them to store rainwater in the remaining monsoon period, if we cannot clean the ponds in time, the locals will face drinking water scarcity in the hot season.

  5. Gilad Itach:

    It is difficult not to be impressed by the sight of the immense underground reservoir quarried out so many years ago, in antiquity, rainwater collection and storage was a fundamental necessity. With an annual rainfall of 500 millimeters( 20 inches), the region’s winter rains would easily have filled the huge reservoir.

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