Definition of showery in English:


Syllabification: show·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈSHou(-ə)rē


  • (Of weather or a period of time) characterized by frequent showers of rain.
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    • There was a good turn out for the Clonaslee Show despite the showery weather.
    • He steps up to seven furlongs tomorrow but has won over this distance and should go well tomorrow, especially as the forecast showery weather should ease the ground nicely for him.
    • With forecasters predicting cool and showery weather, many sunseekers are heading for popular Mediterranean destinations.

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