drizzly drizzly  /d ˈrɪz li/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) wet with light rain

Usage(s):

  1. She even spent 10 hours with Gingrich and his brain trust one drizzly Saturday as they put together his now infamous college course.
  2. Enter the humid and heated rainforest biome on a drizzly Cornish day, and you'll soon break a sweat worthy of Singapore.

News

  1. ‘The Bling Ring’: Coppola applies her vision to this only-in-Hollywood story

    On a drizzly May afternoon in Cannes, France, Sofia Coppola is curled up in a chair in the lounge of a huge hotel, dressed in trousers and a blue-and-white pinstripe shirt, Chanel ballet flats peeking out from beneath her knees, her fingernails painted an on-trend shocking pink.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

  2. Goodbye to the 'Blue Crew'

    The Georgetown High School class of 2013 entered the school on a gray drizzly morning, but 96 new graduates emerged into bright sunshine after the ceremony a few hours later – a good omen for their futures.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Georgetown Record

  3. Nadal Captures His Eighth French Open Title

    The 27-year-old Spaniard beat David Ferrer, his friend and compatriot, 6-3, 6-2, 6-3, on a dreary, drizzly afternoon.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. Ozzy said: "We were living in Birmingham. Drizzly rain, no shoes on my feet. And I thought, 'This s**t is for the rest of my life.' And I put the radio on and there's some guy singing, 'If you want to go to San Francisco, be sure to wear a flower in...
    on May 28, 2007 By: Ozzy Osbourne Source: Monsters and Critics.com

  2. "This morning started off with drizzly conditions but the rain quickly tailed off, giving us the chance to have a good day's work. The afternoon was windier but the track surface was fine," said Trulli. "The car felt well balanced from the...
    on Mar 9, 2009 By: Jarno Trulli Source: SkySports

  3. "This Tiger Stadium has got to be rocking and rolling at 2:30 whether it's a little drizzly, a little windy or if lightning's cracking," LSU coach Les Miles said. "It doesn't make any difference. We're going to be there."
    on Sep 22, 2007 By: Les Miles Source: Alexandria Town Talk

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