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raining

verb
present participle of rain

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1 to fall as water in a continuous stream of drops from the clouds
  • it started raining early this morning and hasn't let up since

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2 to give readily and in large quantities
  • she rained praise upon her graduating students
  • the squadron rained bombs on the enemy's fortifications

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“Raining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/raining. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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