drizzle: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (driz'ul), [key]
— v., n. -zled, -zling,
- to rain gently and steadily in fine drops; sprinkle: It drizzled throughout the night.
- to fall in fine drops.
- to rain or let fall in fine drops; sprinkle: He drizzled honey over the fruit.
- to pour in a fine stream: Drizzle melted butter over the breadcrumb topping.
- a very light rain.
- precipitation consisting of numerous, minute droplets of water less than in. (0.5 mm) in diameter.
- drizzle (Thesaurus)