What do you call a slight rain?
Drizzle is light rain falling in fine drops.
How would you describe slight rain?
The usual word to descibe this is “drizzle“: light rain falling in very fine drops.
What are different ways to say rain?
What does fine rain mean?
Noun. A brief and usually light fall of rain.
How do you describe peaceful rain?
“Pitter-patter” means light sounds or beats, and often is used to describe the sound of small animals (like cats) as they gently move about. It has a fairly positive and easy-going connotation, and using “pitter-patter” to describe rain invokes a sense of melody and calm.
How do you describe a strong rain?
Similar to tipping down, bucketing down is another way to describe heavy rain. In its quite literal sense, it’s rain as if somebody is standing over your head pouring a bucket of water on you.
How do you say it’s raining hard?
You might have heard people say ‘it’s raining cats and dogs’. They don’t actually mean that animals are falling from the sky! All it means is that it’s raining really heavily. And when you say ‘it’s pelting down‘ or ‘it’s bucketing down’, they all mean that it’s raining very, very heavily.