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Antonyms for rain

mist, sprinkle, mizzle, scud, drizzle.

Quotes of rain

  1. I am a being of Heaven and Earth, of thunder and lightning, of rain and wind, of the galaxies. – Eden Ahbez
  2. If the rain spoils our picnic, but saves a farmer's crop, who are we to say it shouldn't rain – Tom Barrett
  3. Cereal production in the rain -fed areas still remains relatively unaffected by the impact of the green revolution, but significant change and progress are now becoming evident in several countries. – Norman Borlaug
  4. I don't consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain And I feel soaked to the skin. – Leonard Cohen
  5. I never played inside as a kid- even in the rain I'd go out. – Anthony Doerr
  6. You don't save a pitcher for tomorrow. Tomorrow it may rain – Leo Durocher
  7. I don't believe in pessimism. If something doesn't come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it's going to rain it will. – Clint Eastwood
  8. If they're willing to stand at polls for countless hours in the rain as many did, then I should surely stand up for them here in the halls of Congress. – Stephanie Tubbs Jones
  9. Others live on in a careless and lukewarm state- not appearing to fill Longfellow's measure: 'Into each life, some rain must fall.' – Mary Todd Lincoln
  10. The 1927 Wimbledon finals were almost put off because of the rain which threatened every moment. – Helen Wills Moody
  11. I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests. – Pablo Neruda
  12. Rain is also very difficult to film, particularly in Ireland because it's quite fine, so fine that the Irish don't even acknowledge that it exists. – Alan Parker
  13. Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. – Ashley Smith
  14. Vexed sailors cursed the rain for which poor shepherds prayed in vain. – Edmund Waller
  15. I have played in rain before. I have played in wind before. I have played in cold before, but not all put together. They were the hardest conditions I ever played in. – Michelle Wie

Usage examples for rain

  1. Then at last came rain – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  2. But- but, I exclaimed, what if it should come on to rain on these paper clothes? – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  3. " That's rain cried Paul. – Around the World in Ten Days by Chelsea Curtis Fraser
  4. Did I not say that I enjoyed being out at night in the rain – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  5. The rain was still holding off. – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  6. In the City Rain – Tasting the Earth by Mona Gould
  7. Could I come in out of the rain – The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki
  8. I'm not big at that sort of thing, but we do have a deal of rain here." – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  9. But how are you getting on at Rain Bluff? – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  10. So, after dinner, he took the direction Lon had given, and reached the scow in a heavy rain – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  11. Some horses hated the wind and the rain and would not face them. – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  12. Just been in the rain rain'll wet any man; my coat's got it. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  13. Isak would go in and say, " Like as not we'll be getting that rain after all." – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  14. If it doesn't rain and even if it does rain – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  15. He had never seen such rain before. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  16. If it should rain I shall not go. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  17. To keep it from the rain maybe? – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston
  18. Heavy rain is heard. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker
  19. I hope it will rain all day long to- morrow. – Uncle Robert's Geography (Uncle Robert's Visit, V.3) by Francis W. Parker and Nellie Lathrop Helm
  20. Why didn't you stay at Stella's and not try to come home through this rain – Marjorie's Vacation by Carolyn Wells

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