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to rain
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Asian rainy season / monsoon
torrential rain / rainstorm / CL: 場|场, 陣|阵
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  *雨* | 雨* | *雨
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  *雨* | 雨* | *雨
(literary) to rain / (of rain, snow etc) to fall / to precipitate / to wet
wind and rain / the elements / (fig.) trials and hardships
precipitation / rainfall
misty rain / drizzle
shower
meteor shower
rainstorm / storm / tempest
fine rain / drizzle / poem by Tang poet Li Shangyin 李商隱|李商隐
Guyu or Grain Rain, 6th of the 24 solar terms 二十四節氣|二十四节气 20th April-4th May
heavy rain / CL: 場|场
light rain / drizzle
spring rain / gift from above
trials and tribulations / ups and downs
thunderstorm
howling wind and torrential rain (idiom) / (fig.) difficult, dangerous situation
to brave the rain
lit. foul wind and bloody rain (idiom) / fig. reign of terror / carnage
lit. spring wind and rain (idiom); fig. the long-term influence of a solid education
to call the wind and summon the rain (idiom); to exercise magical powers / fig. to stir up troubles
to get wet in the rain
autumn rain
timely rain / (fig.) timely assistance
lit. like raindrops on a pear blossom (idiom) / fig. tear-stained face of a beauty
acid rain
to produce clouds with one turn of the hand and rain with another (idiom); fig. to shift one's ground / tricky and inconstant / to make love
rain of blood / heavy rain colored by loess sandstorm
shower
a downpour / rain bucketing down / fig. to be overwhelmed (with work or things to study)
welcome fall of rain / seasonable rain
lit. cloud and rain / fig. sexual intercourse
lit. to comb one's hair in the wind and wash it in the rain (idiom) / fig. to work in the open regardless of the weather
to go through thick and thin (idiom)
violent wind and rainstorm / hurricane / tempest
drizzle / fine rain
hail of bullets
strong wind and heavy rain (idiom)
lit. wind and rain sweeping through the town (idiom) / fig. a big scandal / an uproar / the talk of the town
to protect from the rain
drizzle / light rain / (fig.) mere trifle
when it rains, it pours (idiom)
to drip with sweat / sweat poured off (him)
to give shelter from the wind and rain / to keep out the elements
torrents of rain (idiom)
lit. bleak wind and icy rain (idiom) / fig. hardships / miserable circumstances
to get whatever one wants / to have everything going one's way
all thunder but no rain (idiom) / a lot of noise but no action
lit. to believe in the rain on hearing the wind (idiom) / to believe rumors / to be credulous
Orionids / Orionid meteor shower
old friends
excessive rain
variant of 淫雨
sleet
morning rain
lit. on hearing wind, to say rain / to agree uncritically with whatever people say / to parrot other people's words / to chime in with others
violent rain (e.g. due to monsoon or typhoon) / cloudburst
Asian rainy season / monsoon / (usually written 梅雨)
to drip with sweat / sweat poured off (him)
fine drizzle
all weather / rain or shine / barometer
the sound of light rain or drizzle (idiom)
strategic experts as thick as rain (idiom); no shortage of advisers on strategy
when it rains, it pours (idiom)
lit. see the wind and assume it will rain (idiom); fig. gullible / to believe whatever people suggest
immobilized by rain
to drip with sweat
downpour (idiom)
to take shelter from the rain
lit. turning his hand palm up he gathers the clouds, turning his hand palm down he turns them to rain / very powerful and capable (idiom)
drizzle / fine rain
sunshower
forest of spear, rain of arrows
rain on Mt Ba (idiom); lonely in a strange land / Evening Rain, 1980 movie about the Cultural Revolution
thundershower (Tw)
thunder shower


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