pour with rain

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pour with rain

To rain very heavily, especially for a long period of time. We were so looking forward to stretching out on the beach in the sunshine, but it poured with rain the whole time we were there. It was pouring with rain as we drove up to the cemetery for the funeral.
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pour with rain

to rain heavily. (Said of the sky, day, morning, night, the weather, etc.) The sky was pouring with rain and the sun never shone from dawn to dusk. It poured with rain the entire night.
See also: pour, rain
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When the royals arrived in the nearby city of Dubbo - where 15,000 people turned out in the park to see them - it poured with rain.
And as if by magic, or royal command, when the royals arrived in the nearby city of Dubbo, where 15,000 people turned out in the park to see them, it poured with rain.
On the day they chose, it poured with rain, but undeterred the children raised PS141.20.
It poured with rain the whole week and I didn't hear one child complain or say they didn't want to go out, it was really inspiring seeing them all running around with Ibrox stadium as a backdrop and I'm sure there are a few superstars for the future in amongst the group.
Phillips said: "It poured with rain for the majority of the match but both sides did try to play some open rugby and it's credit to both sides that we did manage to play an entertaining game in such bad conditions.
Sandy Neaves: "I went today; poured with rain, cancellations, but I was determined to hang on for Red Arrows and sun came out.
Inevitably it poured with rain, and I shall never forget the sight of two hundred guests dressed in their best - swords and medals included--attempting to eat soaking wet food with their feet in mud.
The most recent example of bad weather was the wedding of Kate Middleton and Prince William, also shown on the Big Screen, when it poured with rain and consequently only a handful of spectators turned up.
It poured with rain again yesterday, and the ground at Carlisle will be bottomless.
Rotarian Ann Wassall said: "It poured with rain throughout last year's fete so we are hoping for a sunny September day because we have got some fantastic attractions.
After his body was allegedly moved on 15 July 971, it poured with rain for 40 days.
Even when its poured with rain pots and tubs can still be relatively dry and need lots of moisture.
On the first evening, as it poured with rain, my husband urged me to appreciate the sensation of sailing over the Barton Aqueduct.
In the tradition of great outdoor concerts it poured with rain, just as Risca Male Choir and Only Men Aloud!
DESPITE the typical British weather - it poured with rain from beginning to end - this year's BAFTA Film Awards were declared a huge success.