Asked in Word and Phrase OriginsInternet Slang
Word and Phrase Origins
What does rained cats and dogs means?
Asked in Example Sentences
How do you use the word rain as a verb?
It rained all day. It always rains in June. It is raining cats and dogs. It has rained all day. It had rained all week but we were not deterred. There will be rain overnight. It is going to rain tomorrow. Enemy bullets rained down on the troop. They attacked the man, raining blows on his head and shoulders.
Asked in Domestic Dogs
What does the phrase there were cats and dogs stand for?
Asked in Lyrics and Sheet Music
What are the lyrics to the animal beatbox tropfest winner?
Asked in Dog Behavior, Cat Behavior
How come dogs act like cats and cats act like dogs?
Asked in Animal Life
Can animals rain from the sky?
No. I suppose someone could drop them from a high spot and make that illusion, but rain is evaporated water. If you're reffering to the phrase, "It's raining cats and dogs", then I can explain. That phrase came up a long time ago. People put slates for roofs. When it rained the cats and dogs up there fell because it got slippery. This made it look like it was raining cats and dogs.