Showers vs Drizzle - What's the difference?

showers | drizzle |


As nouns the difference between showers and drizzle

is that showers is while drizzle is light rain.

As verbs the difference between showers and drizzle

is that showers is (shower) while drizzle is (ambitransitive) to rain lightly; to shed slowly in minute drops or particles.

showers

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (shower)
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    drizzle

    English

    Verb

    (drizzl)
  • (ambitransitive) To rain lightly; to shed slowly in minute drops or particles.
  • * Shakespeare
  • The air doth drizzle dew.
  • (cooking) To pour slowly and evenly, especially with oil in cooking.
  • The recipe says to toss the salad and then drizzle it in olive oil.
    The recipe says to toss the salad and then drizzle olive oil on it.
  • (slang) To urinate.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Light rain.
  • (physics, weather). Very small, numerous, and uniformly dispersed water drops, mist, or sprinkle. Unlike fog droplets, drizzle falls to the ground. It is sometimes accompanied by low visibility and fog.
  • No longer pouring, the rain outside slowed down to a faint drizzle .
  • (slang) Water.
  • Stop drinking all of my drizzle !
  • Derived terms

    * drizzly