drizzle


drizzle
drizzle [driz′əl]
vi.
drizzled, drizzling [prob. freq. of ME * drisnen (found only as ger. drisning), to fall as dew, akin to Norw dial. drysja, to drizzle & OE dreosan: see DREARY]
to rain in fine, mistlike drops
vt.
1. to let fall in fine, mistlike drops
2. Cooking to drip or pour (a liquid) in a fine stream onto (a food)
n.
a fine, mistlike rain
drizzly
adj.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

Synonyms:
(in small drops),