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rain or shine

No matter what the weather or other circumstances are like. Pack a poncho because the outdoor concert is happening come rain or shine. Rain or shine, you can count on me to be there!
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rain or shine

no matter whether it rains or the sun shines. (See also come rain or shine.) Don't worry. I'll be there rain or shine. We'll hold the picnic—rain or shine.
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rain or shine

No matter what the circumstances, as in We promised we would finish the project tomorrow, rain or shine. This term, first recorded in 1905, still refers to weather, as well as other uncertainty, and always implies that an activity will be carried out, no matter what. For a synonym, see hell or high water.
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rain or shine

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come rain or shine

If someone does something rain or shine or come rain or shine, they always do it, even when the weather is bad or other conditions make it difficult. He plays golf, come rain or shine, every Monday. She runs six miles every morning, rain or shine.
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(come) rain or shine

whether it rains or not; whatever the circumstances.
1994 BBC Top Gear Magazine But come rain or shine, there is a torrent of new convertibles about to reach the UK.
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But Japeth Aguilar is expected to once again suit up after dealing with back spasms in posting 30 points and 17 rebounds against Rain or Shine.
For TNT, the only unfavorable situation for them is for a Phoenix and Rain or Shine win, which would put it on a three-way tie at eighth with Ginebra and Blackwater.
RAIN OR SHINE 95 - Belga 19, Ponferada 17, Borboran 11, Norwood 10, Daquioag 8, Trollano 8, Nambatac 6, Ahanmisi 5, Almazan 3, King 3, Washington 3, Maiquez 2, Onwubere 0.
James Yap gave Rain or Shine a 95-94 lead, 1:30 left, but Vic Manuel scored to put Alaska back in front.
Cruz was drafted ninth overall by Rain or Shine in the 2014 PBA Draft.
TNT thus forced a five-way tie at 1-1 with Blackwater, Magnolia, Meralco and Rain or Shine behind NLEX and San Miguel Beer's 2-0 cards and Ginebra San Miguel's 1-0 slate while dealing Alaska its second straight defeat.
MANILA: San Miguel Beer and Rain or Shine extended their respective winning streaks in the PBA Philippine Cup on Tuesday night in - literally - contrasting fashions.
On the other hand, San Miguel and Magnolia have formed a breakaway tandem as far as the chase for the top two spots and the twice-to-beat advantage in the quarterfinals, with Rain or Shine possibly sneaking its way, Alaska slowly fading and NLEX possibly joining the fray.
Gabe Norwood and Maverick Ahanmisi both had 12 points for Rain or Shine while also grabbing a combined 15 rebounds.
Rain or Shine entered two title series in the last season and dragged the Mixers to a deciding Game 5 in the Governors' Cup Finals less than a month ago.
It was a great way to bounce back for Rain or Shine, which became the butt of jokes after losing to doormat KIA Picanto, 98-94, over the weekend, and Garcia did a good job in making his Painters move on from that debacle.
A victory would put Rain or Shine in a joint share of first place with defending champion San Miguel Beer and NLEX after both teams hurdled their first two games of the conference.
Raymond Almazan missed one hell of a Rain or Shine party on Wednesday night.
Rain or Shine is expected to miss several key players to injuries to start off its campaign in the PBA Philippine Cup scheduled to open this Sunday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The Batang Pier took the glow out of Rain or Shine with a 78-70 win Friday at Mall of Asia Arena in a game where defense became the all-encompassing theme.