WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
driz•zle /ˈdrɪzəl/USA pronunciation v., -zled, -zling,n. 
v. [no object] to rain gently and steadily;
sprinkle:It was drizzling all day.

n. [uncountable] a very light rain. driz•zly, adj.: drizzly weather.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

drizzle /ˈdrɪzəl/ n
  1. very light rain, specifically consisting of droplets less than 0.5 mm in diameter
  1. (intransitive) to rain lightly
Etymology: Old English drēosan to fall; related to Old Saxon driosan, Gothic driusan, Norwegian drjōsa

ˈdrizzly adj

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