rain buckets

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From figurative sense of pouring from buckets.

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rain buckets (third-person singular simple present rains buckets, present participle raining buckets, simple past and past participle rained buckets)

  1. To rain heavily
    After lunching, Caesar went out to post some cards, and as it was raining buckets, he took refuge in the arcades of the Piazza EsedraCaesar or Nothing by Pio Baroja

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