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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Contest, performance, or the like that has been canceled due to precipitation.

Usage examples (35)
  • Gordon got an unexpected break with Friday's rainout, meaning the lineup for Sunday's 500-mile race will be determined by driver points.
  • In the tropics, the O18 effect is a rainout effect.
  • A rainout seems to be the only thing that can stop the
  • The same policy was in place following Monday's rainout. for more
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