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See definition of raindrops on Dictionary.com
  • as inrain
  • as inrainfall

synonyms for raindrops

  • deluge
  • drizzle
  • flood
  • hail
  • mist
  • monsoon
  • precipitation
  • rainfall
  • rainstorm
  • shower
  • showers
  • sleet
  • stream
  • torrent
  • cloudburst
  • condensation
  • fall
  • flurry
  • pour
  • pouring
  • sheets
  • spate
  • spit
  • sprinkle
  • sprinkling
  • volley
  • cat-and-dog weather
  • drencher
  • heavy dew
  • liquid sunshine
  • precip
  • sun shower
  • wet stuff
  • window washer

antonyms for raindrops

MOST RELEVANT
  • aridity
  • dryness
  • dryness
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How to use raindrops in a sentence

Generally in this way we may account for the diversities in the size of raindrops or snowflakes.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
When the raindrops coalesce on the surface of the earth, the rôle of what we may call land water begins.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Moreover, the raindrops perceptibly urge the small detached bits of stone down the slopes toward the streams.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Then I realized that the foliage above my head was so thick that the raindrops were caught in it and were still coming down.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
Mary and I sat in silence, the house quaking overhead, the tempest howling without, the fire between us sputtering with raindrops.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Raindrops are round, and so are the drops of dew hanging like strings of beads upon the grass blades.
PRAIRIE SMOKE (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)MELVIN RANDOLPH GILMORE
In a treeless region there are no natural obstacles which might delay or prevent the raindrops from reaching the ground.
OUR NATIONAL FORESTSRICHARD H. DOUAI BOERKER
Raindrops falling on a river, etc., and raising large bubbles, mean a heavy fall of rain and a flood.
CURRENT SUPERSTITIONSVARIOUS
I love the smell of the big summer raindrops on the dusty dry steps of the school house.
THE AMERICAN COUNTRY GIRLMARTHA FOOTE CROW
The raindrops stereotyped themselves on my beaches before a living creature left his footprints there.
A MORTAL ANTIPATHYOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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