Rained
Rain Rain, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rained} (r[=a]nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Raining}.] [AS. regnian, akin to G. regnen, Goth. rignjan. See {Rain}, n.] 1. To fall in drops from the clouds, as water; -- used mostly with it for a nominative; as, it rains. [1913 Webster]

The rain it raineth every day. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To fall or drop like water from the clouds; as, tears rained from their eyes. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • rained — reɪn n. water droplets which fall from clouds during stormy weather v. shower, release water droplets during stormy weather …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rained — andrei …   Anagrams dictionary

  • RAINED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • rained off — (of a sport, outdoor activity, etc) cancelled because of rain • • • Main Entry: ↑rain …   Useful english dictionary

  • rained out — {adj.} Stopped by rain. * /The ball game was rained out in the seventh inning./ * /The Friday night rally in the stadium was rained out./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • rained out — {adj.} Stopped by rain. * /The ball game was rained out in the seventh inning./ * /The Friday night rally in the stadium was rained out./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • rained\ out — adj Stopped by rain. The ball game was rained out in the seventh inning. The Friday night rally in the stadium was rained out …   Словарь американских идиом

  • rained off — /reɪnd ˈɒf/ (say raynd of) adjective 1. (of a sporting match) interrupted or cancelled because of rain. 2. (of the competitors in such a match) forced to suspend play because of rain …   Australian English dictionary

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  • be rained out — (US) (or Brit be rained off) : to be canceled because of rain Today s game was rained out and will be played tomorrow instead. • • • Main Entry: ↑rain …   Useful english dictionary

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