Thesaurus / showery

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A showery sprinkling of the water swept from the tops of the waves in a brisk gale.

The Sailor's Word-BookWilliam Henry Smyth

They took a hansom, for the afternoon was showery, and drove through the crowded streets.

Roden's CornerHenry Seton Merriman

My last walk had ended like many others in that showery, fragmentary week.

Showery in the morning, fair afterwards with strong Westerly Wind.

It has been showery to-day, and I never have witnessed a more dismal Sunday in Paris.

Moreover, showery or muggy weather will soon greatly injure the crop.

I went up the mountain in a rain, and came down again in a rain, and of the seven intervening days five were showery.

Cauliflowers to be planted out at every opportunity, warm, showery weather being most favourable.

They do not transplant well, and therefore a showery day should, if possible, be selected for moving them.

If I weren't afraid of him I'd raise my umbrella while he talks—his conversation is so showery.

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