from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Characterized by, full of, or bringing rain.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Abounding with rain; wet; showery; as, rainy weather; a rainy day or season.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Abounding with rain; wet; showery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Abounding with or giving out rain; dropping with or as if with rain; showery: as, rainy weather; a rainy day or season; a rainy sky.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of weather) wet by periods of rain
In the winter they rise higher, showing some connexion with the rainy season in the _rainy_ region.
She must have sold a bond left to her by a friend some years ago, which she called her rainy-day legacy.
As it was, to my death I carried an injured shoulder that ached and went lame in rainy weather and that was a mark of is handiwork.
From Pat in rainy Roanoke, low 30's ... time for another cup of coffee.
So this is confusing, since everything I read says SMA is a dry climate with humidity around 15% .... and yes, I've read it's higher in rainy season, but 85%?
Secured seats for the 4: 15 showing, in rainy-day jeans and flannel.
Some manufacturers advise homeowners in rainy areas not to cover grills to avoid condensation buildup that can prompt rusting.
Michael Reynolds/European Pressphoto Agency In Mr. Obama's so-called backyard visits -- a cramped recreation center room sufficed in rainy Richmond, at left -- he repeatedly pivoted from a voter's question in order to fire criticisms at the GOP's record on taxes, student aid, even home weatherization.
There will be more flood in rainy season and less water in dry season.
Hamels pitched in rainy and windy conditions after the second inning, and he didn't want to pitch the ninth: No, the last time I did, I gave up a two-run homer to (Prince) Fielder.