rainspout

noun

rain·​spout ˈrān-ˌspau̇t How to pronounce rainspout (audio)

Examples of rainspout in a Sentence

heavy rains had left a large puddle at the base of the rainspout

Word History

First Known Use

1720, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rainspout was in 1720

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Cite this Entry

“Rainspout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rainspout. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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