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shower

noun

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1 a heavy fall of objects
  • a shower of books fell from the collapsing shelves

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2 a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once
  • a shower of insults and curses rained down on the criminal as he was led through the crowd

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shower

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of shower (Entry 2 of 2)

to give readily and in large quantities
  • showered gifts on the guests of honor

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The first known use of shower was before the 12th century

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“Shower.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shower. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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