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Verb: rain buckets
  1. Rain heavily
    "Put on your rain coat-- it's raining buckets outside!";
    - pour, pelt, stream, rain cats and dogs, tip [Brit], bucket [Brit], chuck [Brit], teem, chuck it down [Brit]

Derived forms: rains buckets, rained buckets, raining buckets

Type of: rain, rain down