adjective, sleet·i·er, sleet·i·est.
Related formssleet·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for sleety
The west wind freshened as the evening came on and dashed fine, sleety rain into their faces.Calumet 'K'|Samuel Merwin
I was a shivering creature who had been caught in a sleety rain and soaked through to the skin.Where the Path Breaks|Charles de Crspigny
The roads were sleety and skiddy, and required careful driving.The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
It was a bitterly cold, sleety morning—the 11th of March—when we set out from Berlin, leaving behind us, alas!George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
It was a dark, sleety night, for cold weather had just set in.Ralph on the Engine|Allen Chapman