drizzly

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driz·zle

 (drĭz′əl)
v. driz·zled, driz·zling, driz·zles
v.intr.
To rain gently in fine, mistlike drops.
v.tr.
1. To let fall in fine drops or particles: drizzled melted butter over the asparagus.
2. To moisten with fine drops: drizzled the asparagus with melted butter.
n.
A fine, gentle, misty rain.

[Perhaps from Middle English drisning, fall of dew, from Old English -drysnian (in gedrysnian, to pass away, vanish); see dhreu- in Indo-European roots.]

driz′zly adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.drizzly - wet with light rain; "a sad drizzly day"; "a wet drippy day"
wet - covered or soaked with a liquid such as water; "a wet bathing suit"; "wet sidewalks"; "wet weather"
Translations

drizzly

[ˈdrɪzlɪ] ADJlloviznoso

drizzly

[ˈdrɪzəli] adj [weather] → de crachin; [afternoon] → de crachin
It was dull and drizzly → Il faisait gris et il y avait du crachin.

drizzly

adj drizzly weatherNieselwetter nt; it’s drizzlyes nieselt

drizzly

[ˈdrɪzlɪ] adjpiovigginoso/a