There are 2 translations of rain in Spanish:

rain1

Pronunciation: /reɪn/

n

u c
  • lluvia (f) singing in the rain cantando bajo la lluvia I don't mind going out in the rain no me importa salir cuando llueve come in out of the rain entra, que te estás mojando we were o we got caught in the rain nos agarró or (esp Esp) cogió la lluvia it looks like rain parece que va a llover a heavy/light rain began to fall empezó a llover fuerte/a lloviznar the rains (la estación de) las lluvias (come) rain or (come) shine (whatever the weather) llueva o truene (whatever the situation) pase lo que pase she's there every morning come rain or shine está ahí todas las mañanas llueva o truene we'll be there on Friday come rain or come shine estaremos ahí el viernes pase lo que pase to be (as) right as rain estar* como nuevo or como si tal cosa the next day he was (as) right as rain al día siguiente estaba como nuevo or como si tal cosa (before n) rain belt zona (f) de lluvias rain cloud nube (f) de lluvia

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adj
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of rain in Spanish:

rain2

v impers

vt

  • llover* she rained insults on him dejó caer una lluvia or una andanada de insultos sobre él

Phrasal verbs

rain down

v + adv
[blows/bombs/curses] llover*to rain down on sb insults rained down on them les llovieron insultos

rain out,

(BrE) rain off v + o + adv, v + adv + o
to be rained out o (BrE) off suspenderse or cancelarse a causa de la lluvia

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.