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present tense
I/you/we/theyrain down
he/she/itrains down
present participleraining down
past tenserained down
past participlerained down

Related dictionary definitions

  1. 1
    [intransitive] same as rain2 (sense 2)

    Sparks from the fire rained down on the frightened spectators.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] same as rain2 (sense 3)

    I felt kicks and blows raining down on me from all directions.

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