- v. present participle of drizzle.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. raining lightly in a fine mist.
- adj. (of rain) falling lightly in very small drops
“It was an ice rain drizzling evening, so the weather suppressed the crowd.”
“Three o'clock on a December afternoon; the rain drizzling; one light low in the skylight of a drapery emporium; another high in a servant's bedroom – this one goes out.”
“Lookouts at the mastheads could report no land, and the day passed in drizzling calms and violent squalls.”
“Our she-cousin Scott did visit me this day with sore complaints of her husband's humours and constant drizzling, which is more than a woman can or ought to bear.”
“My "drizzling" was less than spectacular, but it may have turned out better had I looked at the photo in Mario Batali's cookery book before I poured it out.”
“It was a raw, comfortless morning — a kind of drizzling fog hung heavily over the scene, dimming the light of the sun, which had now risen, into a pale and even a grey glimmer.”
“It has been kind of drizzling recently but nothing worth putting an umbrella up in.”
“It was a raw, comfortless morning -- a kind of drizzling fog hung heavily over the scene, dimming the light of the sun, which had now risen, into a pale and even a grey glimmer.”
“It was a little before noon when we drove into Stratford, by which time, with our usual fatality in visiting poetic shrines, the day had melted off into a kind of drizzling mist, strongly suggestive of a downright rain.”
“It was kind of drizzling and misting, and hitting the road and freezing," making the roads extra slippery, Wolf said.”
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Various words from the play by Christopher Marlowe.
words from the cookbook "Nigella Bites" by Nigella Lawson
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