it looks like rain

Definition of it looks like rain

used to say that one thinks it is going to rain soon
  • I was going to play golf, but it looks like rain.
  • Take an umbrella with you. It looks like rain.

Word by Word Definitions

look play looks
  1. : to make sure or take care (that something is done)

  2. : to ascertain by the use of one's eyes

  3. : to exercise the power of vision upon : examine

  1. : the act of looking

  2. : glance

  3. : the expression of the countenance

rain play
  1. : water falling in drops condensed from vapor in the atmosphere

  2. : the descent of this water

  3. : water that has fallen as rain : rainwater

  1. : to send down rain

  2. : to fall as water in drops from the clouds

  3. : to fall like rain


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