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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rainy seasonnoun

    one of the two seasons in tropical climates


  1. rainy seasonnoun

    The portion of the year during which rainfall amounts are greatest.

  2. Etymology: From rainy + season.


  1. Rainy Season

    The rainy season is the time of year when most of a region's average annual rainfall occurs.


  1. rainy season

    Rainy season, also known as monsoon season, is a period of the year characterized by increased rainfall relatively to the other periods, often due to a shift in weather patterns. The magnitude and timing of the rainy season can vary by geographical location, but it typically involves daily showers or storms and increased humidity. Some regions, like parts of Africa and Asia, rely on this season for the majority of their annual rainfall.


  1. Rainy Season

    Rainy Season is a short horror story by Stephen King, first published in the Spring 1989 issue of Midnight Graffiti magazine, and later included in King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes collection.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainy season in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rainy season in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of rainy season in a Sentence

  1. Onyango Okoth:

    There is a lot of rainfall during the rainy season but all the water goes to waste, in two to three weeks after the rains, the place is dry and people will be crying for water.

  2. Marcelo Seluchi:

    The rainy season is already finished and it was a bad rainy season, the fire season will probably be bad.

  3. Mike Chase:

    Hunting occurs in the dry season and targets large bulls, while elephant crop raiding coincides with the rainy season and the perpetrators tend to be young bulls or family herds, the variation in the timing, space use, age and sex of problem elephants suggest hunting will have a limited effect on solving human-elephant conflict.

  4. Nazir Foead:

    If we can improve the peat condition during the rainy season the risk of flooding can be reduced, and in the dry season, the peat can release water which will reduce the risk of forest fire.

  5. Eddy Njoroge:

    Water security is likely to pose a bigger challenge as climate change leads to less water in the dry season and heavier deluges in the rainy season, this is compounded by population growth that reduces the amount of water available per head.

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  • období dešťůCzech
  • RegenzeitGerman
  • temporada de lluviasSpanish
  • sadekausiFinnish
  • saison des pluiesFrench
  • imbagh ny fliaghaghyn, imbagh fliaghee, imbagh fliughManx
  • वर्षा ऋतु, बारिHindi
  • musim hujanIndonesian
  • 雨期, 雨季, 梅雨Japanese
  • រដូវភ្លៀងKhmer
  • ಮಳೆಗಾಲKannada
  • 매우, 우계, 우기Korean
  • ລະດູຝົນ, ຣະດູຕັ້ງຖ່າຽຝົນ, ຫນ້າຝົນ, ວັດສາ, ຣະດູຝົນ, ຍາມຝົນ, ພັນສາLao
  • မိုးရာသီBurmese
  • regntidNorwegian
  • वर्षा ऋतुNepali
  • regentijdDutch
  • nidahałtingoNavajo, Navaho
  • pora deszczowaPolish
  • до, сезо́н дожде́й, дождли́вый сезо́нRussian
  • regntid, regnperiodSwedish
  • majira ya mvuaSwahili
  • மாரிகாலம்Tamil
  • వర్షాకాలము, వర్ష ఋతువుTelugu
  • ฤดูฝนThai
  • mùa mưaVietnamese

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