showery

[ shou-uh-ree ]
/ ˈʃaʊ ə ri /

adjective

characterized by or abounding with showers: the showery season in the tropics.
falling in showers: showery petals.
causing or bringing showers: showery clouds.
of, relating to, or resembling showers: showery spray from the ocean.

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Origin of showery

First recorded in 1585–95; shower1 + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM showery

show·er·i·ness, noun
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