Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: pelter  pel-tu(r)
  1. A heavy rain
    - downpour, cloudburst, deluge, waterspout, torrent, soaker, gullywasher [US]
     
  2. A thrower of missiles
    "the police were too busy to chase the pelters"

Derived forms: pelters

Type of: rain, rainfall, thrower