Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Light rainfall from a cloudless sky after sunset.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mist, or very fine rain, which sometimes falls from a clear sky a few moments after sunset.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mist or exceedingly fine rain which falls from a cloudless sky, a phenomenon not unusual in tropical climates.

Etymologies

From French serein (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • a closing reign

    December 2, 2008

  • Great word, bluemartian!

    September 16, 2007

  • A mist, or very fine rain, which sometimes falls from a clear sky a few moments after sunset.

    September 16, 2007