adjective \ˈrā-nē\

: having a lot of rain


Full Definition of RAINY

:  marked by, abounding with, or bringing rain <rainy weather>

Examples of RAINY

  1. <found that the cold, rainy weather made his joints swell and ache>

First Known Use of RAINY

before 12th century

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Rhymes with RAINY


geographical name \ˈrā-nē\

Definition of RAINY

river 80 miles (129 kilometers) on Canada-U.S. boundary between Ontario & Minnesota flowing from Rainy Lake into Lake of the Woods


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