Origin of drizzle
OTHER WORDS FROM drizzledrizzly, adverb
How to use drizzle in a sentence
Freezing rain and drizzle is starting to transition to sleet and, in our northwest areas, some snow.Updates: An icy morning with scattered snow showers developing into the afternoon|Jason Samenow|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Even after the steadier precipitation subsides, patchy freezing drizzle may linger, with spottier heavier mixed precipitation.After 2 to 4 inches of snow, an icy night ahead in D.C. area. Snow showers possible Monday.|Jason Samenow, Dan Stillman, Andrew Freedman|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Temperatures only slowly lift up through the 30s with a few spots potentially touching 40 after the light rain and drizzle end by early afternoon.D.C.-area forecast: Lingering drizzle and freezing drizzle, then slowly drying out|Matt Rogers|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
After the possibility of 1 to 3 inches of snow this evening, freezing rain and drizzle could add a slick glaze into early Tuesday morning.Updated forecast: After coating of snow and sleet, period of freezing rain possible overnight|Jason Samenow, Dan Stillman|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
Sadly, I never quite got around to testing the rumor out for myself on the days I rode my bicycle past the library, hurrying to get out of the drizzle or morning fog.Who Said Nobody Read Isaac Newton? - Issue 95: Escape|Caleb Scharf|January 20, 2021|Nautilus
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.
It was a drizzly day and the ground wet, so the grave soon filled with water.My Service in the U.S. Colored Cavalry|Frederick W. Browne
As I floundered upward in the late spring rain, gaining the bare summit under the drizzly sky, a rush of dogs met me.Tramping on Life|Harry Kemp
The cathedral clock struck three as he came out into the drizzly morning, and all the other clocks in the town took it up.A Changed Heart|May Agnes Fleming
You take a night when there's one of these grisly, drizzly, gray mists, and then there isn't any particular shape to a shore.Life On The Mississippi, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
It is a drizzly, snowy morning, a kind of moisture that laughs at so-called waterproofs, and would penetrate an air-pump.Lands of the Slave and the Free|Henry A. Murray