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rain
British English: /reɪn/
American English: /reɪn/

Translation of rain in German:

noun

  • 2 [figurative] (of arrows, blows, etc.)
    Hagel Mask.
  • 3in pl. (falls of rain)the rains
    die Regenzeit

intransitive verb

  • 1 impers. it rains or is raining it starts raining or to rain
    es fängt an zu regnen
    cat 1 , → pour 2 1

transitive verb

  • prasseln od. hageln lassen (Schläge, Hiebe)
    regnen lassen (Reis, Konfetti)
    rain abuse on somebody
    eine Schimpfkanonade gegen jemanden loslassen [informal]

Phrasal verbs

rain down

(Schläge, Steine, Flüche usw.)
niederprasseln
(Schüsse, Kugeln usw.)
niederhageln

rain off

(American English) rain out
be rained off or out (be terminated)
wegen Regen abgebrochen werden
(be cancelled) wegen Regen ausfallen
ins Wasser fallen [informal] [humorous]
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