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noun 
  1. (uncountable) Condensed water falling from a cloud.
  2. (uncountable) (figurative) Any matter moving or falling, usually through air, and especially if liquid or otherwise figuratively identifiable with raindrops.
  3. (countable) (figurative) An instance of particles or larger pieces of matter moving or falling through air.
A of mortar fire fell on our trenches.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: regen(nl)m
  • French: pluie (f)
  • German: Regen :de:Regen, (de)
  • Italian: pioggia(it)f
  • Spanish: lluvia(es)f
verb 
  1. (avalent) Of rain: To fall from the sky.
It will rain today.
  1. (intransitive) To fall in large quantities.
Bombs rained from the sky.
  1. (transitive) To issue (something) in large quantities.
The boxer rained punches on his opponent's head.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: regenen(nl)
  • French: pleuvoir(fr)
  • German: regnen(de)
  • Italian: piovere(it)
Etymology: regn, reÄn


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