But a drizzly ten minutes later, an exuberantly overweight man with a bright-red face suddenly roared his taxi around the corner.
On a drizzly morning in Cape Cod, all talk of birthers and beer summits was silenced as hundreds said goodbye to a fallen soldier.
One hears that the globe is warming but we see little evidence of it here in drizzly London.
For a time they had met as they might have met had the interview in her apartment on the drizzly afternoon never occurred.
Though a drizzly, sleety day, it did not dampen our ardor—nor that of the mosquitos.
It is raining—a cold, drizzly rain, which penetrates through the garments and strikes chill to the bones.
When the morning came, dark and drizzly, she found it hard to keep her word.
It is a drizzly, snowy morning, a kind of moisture that laughs at so-called waterproofs, and would penetrate an air-pump.
The day changes as it wears itself away and becomes dark and drizzly.
"I thought we'd better stay in this drizzly afternoon," remarked Mrs. Hoyt.
1540s, perhaps an alteration of drysning "a falling of dew" (c.1400), from Old English -drysnian, related to dreosan "to fall," from PIE root *dhreu- (see drip (v.)). Or perhaps a frequentative of Middle English dresen "to fall," from Old English dreosan. Related: Drizzled; drizzling. As a noun, from 1550s.