Wordlist: Weather - List 3

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dry
 
free of water in any state
 
sky
 
the atmosphere above a given point, often with clouds, especially as visible from the ground during the day
 
air
 
the atmospheric substance above the surface of the earth which animals and humans breathe
 
sun
 
a star which is the centre of any single solar system and which emits light
 
sunny
 
of weather or a day, featuring a lot of sunshine
 
sunny spells
 
 
drought
 
a period of below average rain fall, longer and more severe than a dry spell
 
shade
 
darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked
 
cloud
 
a visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air
 
cloudy
 
when the sky is covered with or characterised by clouds; overcast
 
dreadful weather
 
 
 
    • dry[draɪ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • free of water in any state
    • Example:
      • The desert is extremely dry because it never rains.
      • Antonym(s):
        wet
  • sky
    • sky, skies[skaɪ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the atmosphere above a given point, often with clouds, especially as visible from the ground during the day
    • Example:
      • A meteor fell from the sky.
      • Synonym(s):
        firmament, heaven
    • air[ɛə](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the atmospheric substance above the surface of the earth which animals and humans breathe
    • Example:
      • The flock of birds took to the air.
      • Homophone(s):
        heir
  • sun
    • sun, suns[sʌn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a star which is the centre of any single solar system and which emits light
    • Example:
      • The sun is shining.
    • sunny[ˈsʌni](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of weather or a day, featuring a lot of sunshine
    • Example:
      • Whilst it may be sunny today, the weather forecast is predicting rain.
      • Synonym(s):
        bright
    • sunny spells(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • In between the heavy rain there were some sunny spells.
  • drought
    • drought, droughts[ˈdɹaʊt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a period of below average rain fall, longer and more severe than a dry spell
    • Example:
      • The rain showers were followed by an unexpected drought.
  • shade
    • shade[ʃeɪd](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked
    • Example:
      • The old oak tree gave shade in the heat of the day.
  • cloud
    • cloud, clouds[klaʊd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air
    • Example:
      • The sun vanished behind the clouds.
  • cloudy
    • cloudy['klaʊdi](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • when the sky is covered with or characterised by clouds; overcast
    • Example:
      • The weather is cloudy today.
    • dreadful weather(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • How did you spend the day when the weather was dreadful?
 

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air
sun
sunny
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cloud
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        drought
        a period of below average rain fall, longer and more severe than a dry spell
        dry
        free of water in any state
        sunny spells
        sky
        the atmosphere above a given point, often with clouds, especially as visible from the ground during the day
        sun
        a star which is the centre of any single solar system and which emits light
        cloudy
        when the sky is covered with or characterised by clouds; overcast
        cloud
        a visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air
        shade
        darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked
        sunny
        of weather or a day, featuring a lot of sunshine
        dreadful weather
        air
        the atmospheric substance above the surface of the earth which animals and humans breathe
         
         
         

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        drout
        a period of below average rain fall, longer and more severe than a dry spell
        sky
        the atmosphere above a given point, often with clouds, especially as visible from the ground during the day
        shade
        darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked
        sun
        a star which is the centre of any single solar system and which emits light
        cloud
        a visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air
        cloudy
        when the sky is covered with or characterised by clouds; overcast
         
         
         
         

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