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Re: Slang

Get ready over there then, because it's been belting  (P*****G) down in 


At 07:10 PM 3/20/01 +1100, you wrote:
>Thank you. I had forgotten that meaning. Perhaps because we have had a 
>very dry                                summer, and have begun to wonder 
>what that phenomenon -  rain - might be  like.  (At least  Melbourne has 
>had  a very dry summer ).
>>Jean   As a NZer I can add another meaning, a golfer asking what is the 
>>weather like to-day the reply can be( it's p-----g down) so golf is 
>>off  The Oxford translation meaning (it is raining heavily)  stay at home

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