rainproof

adjective
rain·​proof | \ ˈrān-ˌprüf How to pronounce rainproof (audio) \

Definition of rainproof

: impervious to rain

Examples of rainproof in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For warm days, the lightest rainproof jacket that keeps rain out, wicks moisture away from your torso and arms and is breathable is your very best bet. The Editors, Field & Stream, "Three Things To Consider When Buying A Waterproof Jacket," 17 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of rainproof

1668, in the meaning defined above

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13 Jan 2021

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“Rainproof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rainproof. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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rainproof

adjective
How to pronounce rainproof (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of rainproof

: able to keep rain out : not allowing rain to come through

rainproof

adjective
rain·​proof | \ ˈrān-ˈprüf How to pronounce rainproof (audio) \

Kids Definition of rainproof

: not letting in rain

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