shower

shower
n
1. sprinkle, sprinkling, mist, misting, drizzle, drizzling, Chiefly Dial. mizzling, spatter, spattering, sparge, sparging, spit, spitting, flurry; raindrops, rainfall, rain shower, wet.
2. spray, hail, torrent, pouring, downpour, cloudburst, Archaic. aspersion; barrage, volley, bombardment, salvo.
3. abundance, plenty; profusion, flood, deluge, gush, overflow, plethora, effusiveness, surplus, excess, nimiety, superabundance, superfluity; bounty, copiousness, opulence, lavishment, lavishness, extravagance, prodigality.
4. party, bridal shower, baby shower.
5. douse, dousing, rinse, rinsing, shower bath; bath, wash, washing, cleaning.
6. sprinkler, sprayer, sparger, nozzle, shower head, shower stall.
v
7. wet, rinse, douse, drench; bathe, wash, clean.
8. spray, hail, snow, spit, sparge; barrage, bombard, volley; fall, descend.
9. snow under, drown, flood, deluge, gush, overflow; inundate, whelm, overwhelm, teem; lavish, indulge.
10. sprinkle, drizzle, mist, Chiefly Dial. mizzle, spatter, flurry, Scot. dribble, trickle, rain.

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