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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English, from Old English _weder_, from Proto-Germanic _*wedrą_, from Proto-Indo-European _*wedʰrom_ (=_*we-dʰrom_). Cognate with West Frisian _waar_, Dutch _weer_, Low German _Weder_, German _Wetter_, Danish _vejr_, Swedish _väder_; also more distantly related to Russian _вёдро_ (vyodro, “fair weather”) and perhaps Albanian _vrëndë_ (“light rain”).

From Middle English, from Old English weder, from Proto-Germanic *wedrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wedʰrom (=*we-dʰrom). Cognate with West Frisian waar, Dutch weer, Low German Weder, German Wetter, Danish vejr, Swedish väder; also more distantly related to Russian вёдро (vyodro, fair weather) and perhaps Albanian vrëndë (light rain).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈwɛðɚ/ * Rhymes: -ɛðə(r) * Homophones: wether, whether (_in accents with the wine-whine merger_)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

WEATHER (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ WEATHERS) * The short term state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place, including the temperature, humidity, cloud cover, precipitation, wind, etc. * Unpleasant or destructive atmospheric conditions, and their effects. _Wooden garden furniture must be well oiled as it is continuously exposed to WEATHER._ * (nautical) The direction from which the wind is blowing; used attributively to indicate the windward side. * 1851, Herman Melville, _Moby-Dick_, ch. 3: One complained of a bad cold in his head, upon which Jonah mixed him a pitch-like potion of gin and molasses, which he swore was a sovereign cure for all colds and catarrhs whatsoever, never mind of how long standing, or whether caught off the coast of Labrador, or on the WEATHER side of an ice-island. * (countable, figuratively) A situation. * (obsolete) A storm; a tempest. * Dryden What gusts of WEATHER from that gathering cloud / My thoughts presage! * (obsolete) A light shower of rain. (Can we find and add a quotation of Wyclif to this entry?) SYNONYMS * (state of the atmosphere): meteorology * (windward side): weatherboard DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

weather (countable and uncountable, plural weathers)

  1. The short term state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place, including the temperature, humidity, cloud cover, precipitation, wind, etc.
  2. Unpleasant or destructive atmospheric conditions, and their effects.
    Wooden garden furniture must be well oiled as it is continuously exposed to weather.
  3. (nautical) The direction from which the wind is blowing; used attributively to indicate the windward side.
  4. (countable, figuratively) A situation.
  5. (obsolete) A storm; a tempest.
  6. (obsolete) A light shower of rain.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wyclif to this entry?)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

WEATHER (_third-person singular simple present_ WEATHERS, _present participle_ WEATHERING, _simple past and past participle_ WEATHERED) * To expose to the weather, or show the effects of such exposure, or to withstand such effects. * H. Miller The organisms […] seem indestructible, while the hard matrix in which they are embedded has WEATHERED from around them. * Spenser [An eagle] soaring through his wide empire of the air / To WEATHER his broad sails. * (by extension) To sustain the trying effect of; to bear up against and overcome; to endure; to resist. * Longfellow For I can WEATHER the roughest gale. * F. W. Robertson You will WEATHER the difficulties yet. * (nautical) To pass to windward in a vessel, especially to beat 'round. _to WEATHER a cape; to WEATHER another ship_ * (nautical) To endure or survive an event or action without undue damage. _Joshua WEATHERED a collision with a freighter near South Africa._ * (falconry) To place (a hawk) unhooded in the open air. (Can we find and add a quotation of Encyc. Brit. to this entry?) DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

weather (third-person singular simple present weathers, present participle weathering, simple past and past participle weathered)

  1. To expose to the weather, or show the effects of such exposure, or to withstand such effects.
  2. (by extension) To sustain the trying effect of; to bear up against and overcome; to endure; to resist.
  3. (nautical) To pass to windward in a vessel, especially to beat 'round.
    to weather a cape; to weather another ship
  4. (nautical) To endure or survive an event or action without undue damage.
    Joshua weathered a collision with a freighter near South Africa.
  5. (falconry) To place (a hawk) unhooded in the open air.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Encyc. Brit. to this entry?)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* weareth, whate'er, wheater, whereat, wreathe


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