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Definitions for rainy
ˈreɪ nirainy

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. showery, rainyadjective

    (of weather) wet by periods of rain

    "showery weather"; "rainy days"

Wiktionary

  1. rainyadjective

    Abounding with rain; wet; showery; as, rainy weather; a rainy day or season.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Rainyadjective

    Showery; wet.

    Etymology: from rain.

    Our gayness and our gilt are all besmirch’d,
    With rainy marching in the painful field. William Shakespeare, Hen. V.

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day, and a contentious woman are alike. Prov. xxvii. 15.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rainyadjective

    abounding with rain; wet; showery; as, rainy weather; a rainy day or season

  2. Etymology: [AS. regenig.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of rainy in a Sentence

  1. Selva Demiralp:

    Unfortunately Turkey used all its artillery last year to stimulate growth ... and did not save for the rainy days.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    God is like an umbrella of illusion and belief. On rainy days we use him, on sunny days we forget him.

  3. Susan Ertz:

    Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.

  4. Jean Paul Friedrich Richter:

    Every man has a rainy corner of his life whence comes foul weather which follows him.

  5. Neil James:

    However, it's still the tropics, so if rainy evenings aren't your thing then avoid January to April and October to November.

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    • A. transpire
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