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A person who forecasts and reports the weather.


n, pl -men
(Physical Geography) a person who forecasts the weather, esp one who works in a meteorological office


n, pl -men
(Historical Terms) US a member of a militant revolutionary group active in the US during the 1970s
[C20: name adopted from a line in Bob Dylan's song "Subterranean Homesick Blues": "You don't need a weatherman To know which way the wind blows."]


(ˈwɛð ərˌmæn)

n., pl. -men.
a meteorologist or weathercaster.
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.weatherman - predicts the weatherweatherman - predicts the weather      
meteorologist - a specialist who studies processes in the earth's atmosphere that cause weather conditions
meteorolognapovedovalec vremena


[ˈweðəmæn] N (weathermen (pl)) → hombre m del tiempo


[ˈwɛðərmæn] nprésentateur m météo inv


[ˈwɛðəˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) → meteorologo
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