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See definition of sleeting on Dictionary.com
  • as inrain
  • as inshower

synonyms for sleeting

  • bestow
  • bucket
  • deposit
  • drizzle
  • fall
  • hail
  • lavish
  • mist
  • patter
  • pour
  • shower
  • sleet
  • sprinkle
  • storm
  • come down in buckets
  • drench
  • pour
  • spray
  • sprinkle
  • downpour
  • drizzle
  • fall
  • hail
  • mist
  • patter
  • sleet
  • storm
  • come down in buckets
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How to use sleeting in a sentence

Further north and west in Carroll, Frederick, Loudoun and northern Fauquier counties, and points north and west are where more significant accumulations of snow, sleet and freezing rain will make roads hazardous during the afternoon into evening.
SLEET AND SNOW PULL AWAY AFTER MIDNIGHT LEAVING BEHIND FALLING TEMPERATURES AND ICY SPOTSJASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMANDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Over the next hour or we could see some lingering snow and sleet pivot back through our northern and western areas but little or no additional accumulation is expected.
SLEET AND SNOW PULL AWAY AFTER MIDNIGHT LEAVING BEHIND FALLING TEMPERATURES AND ICY SPOTSJASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMANDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The deeper, colder part of the air mass was situated across the District’s northwestern suburbs, where 3 to 5 inches of snow accumulated, mixing with sleet.
ICE STORMS: INSIDE WINTERTIME’S DREADED, FROZEN MESSJEFFREY HALVERSONDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
As much as 3 to 4 inches of sleet accumulated across a broad area.
ICE STORMS: INSIDE WINTERTIME’S DREADED, FROZEN MESSJEFFREY HALVERSONDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Melted snowflakes spend a longer time falling through subfreezing air, allowing them time to freeze into pellets of sleet.
ICE STORMS: INSIDE WINTERTIME’S DREADED, FROZEN MESSJEFFREY HALVERSONDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The “overrunning” situation generated a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain for several hours along the Interstate 95 corridor.
ICE STORMS: INSIDE WINTERTIME’S DREADED, FROZEN MESSJEFFREY HALVERSONDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He bent his head to the sleeting blast and darted down the middle of the street to Second Avenue.
FLAMSTED QUARRIESMARY E. WALLER
Muriel turned to look out of the window toward the town, but all that she could see was the grey, sleeting, wind-driven rain.
RILLA OF THE LIGHTHOUSEGRACE MAY NORTH
It was an awful night, raining and sleeting—but he took no notice of the weather.
HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
It had been sleeting and the pavements here and there were still icy.
PHILIP DRU: ADMINISTRATOREDWARD MANDELL HOUSE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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