meteor shower

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of meteor shower

: a large number of meteors seen in a short time

Word by Word Definitions

meteor play
  1. : an atmospheric phenomenon (such as lightning or a snowfall)

  2. : any of the small particles of matter in the solar system that are directly observable only by their incandescence from frictional heating on entry into the atmosphere

  3. : the streak of light produced by the passage of a meteor

shower play
  1. : a fall of rain of short duration

  2. : a similar fall of sleet, hail, or snow

  3. : something resembling a rain shower

  1. : to rain or fall in or as if in a shower

  2. : to bathe in a shower

  3. : to wet (as with water) in a spray, fine stream, or drops

  1. : one that shows : exhibitor


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