bucket down

phrasal verb
bucketed down; bucketing down; buckets down

Definition of bucket down

British, informal
: to rain very heavily The rain is really bucketing down.

Learn More About bucket down

Dictionary Entries Near bucket down

bucket conveyor

bucket down

bucket dredge

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for bucket down

Cite this Entry

“Bucket down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bucket%20down. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!