adjective, rain·i·er, rain·i·est.
Related formsrain·i·ly, adverbrain·i·ness, nounun·rain·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for rainy
Then she managed to struggle a mile through dark, rainy woods.The 7-Year-Old Plane Crash Survivor’s Brutal Journey Through the Woods|James Higdon|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Potholes are common in the rainy region as well as a heavy fog that often hinders visibility.
At 5:00 p.m. on a cold, rainy day, the price demanded would inevitably be higher than it would be at 2:00 p.m. on a nice day.
The idea of the city was much more alluring than the city itself on a rainy, unmoored day.
He went on to recount campaigning on a rainy Friday night when he had to push himself to keep going.
They were far enough from the camp for Rainy to remain unobserved all day.The Wilderness Trail|Frank Williams
Others declare that it is more severe in moist and rainy weather than in clear weather.South America Observations and Impressions|James Bryce
Meanwhile his army was suffering, provisions were failing, and the season was rainy.Battles of English History|H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
During the rainy season, however, the pontoon bridges over the Rio Grande are swept away; the roads become impassable.The Great White Tribe in Filipinia|Paul T. Gilbert
It was on an overcast, rainy evening that he at length received permission to return.The Young Carpenters of Freiberg|Anonymous