[TUHS] Shower of Dogs.

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Thu Feb 17 07:21:48 AEST 2022

On Wed, 16 Feb 2022, Rich Morin wrote:

> To understand this, you have to know the American idiom "raining cats 
> and dogs".  A "shower of dogs" is thus a heavy burst of large drops, 
> which would of course be of concern to a pilot (:-).

Also used in British/Australian English; the Americans probably picked it 
up from the British.

-- Dave, who is British/Australian

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