[ shou-uh-ree ]
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  1. characterized by or abounding with showers: the showery season in the tropics.

  2. falling in showers: showery petals.

  1. causing or bringing showers: showery clouds.

  2. of, relating to, or resembling showers: showery spray from the ocean.

Origin of showery

First recorded in 1585–95; shower1 + -y1

Other words from showery

  • show·er·i·ness, noun

Words Nearby showery Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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