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Words used to describe rain or snow

gentle

adjective

gentle wind or rain is not strong or unpleasant

misty

adjective

when it is misty, a mass of small drops of water is in the air close to the ground

snowbound

adjective

in a situation in which snow makes travelling impossible

snowy

adjective

covered in snow

snowy

adjective

with a lot of snow

soft

adjective

soft wind, rain etc is not strong or unpleasant

torrential

adjective

torrential rain falls fast in large amounts

the wet

adjective

rain

driving snow/rain

snow or rain that falls very fast

in buckets

if it rains in buckets, it rains very hard

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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