Rain offers relief from heat waves, maintains rivers and streams, and supports the growth of crops and gardens. None of these benefits shield it from all the rain puns that either show appreciation or displeasure when it interrupts outings or events. Rhymes, jokes, and puns are full of rain references.
We all went out trying to catch fog, but we mist.
In bad weather you should always keep the horse reined up, especially if it’s raining down hard.
Rainy day is a beautiful day Let’s enjoy it
I hear you cloud and clear.
When it was raining yesterday, I saw a man use ketchup and I got quite shocked. It is only later that I learnt he was taking advantage of the raining cats and hot dogs.
When I thought I was all wrong, everybody kept on telling me, “you are dewing it right.” That was the source of my inspiration.
If I had a rain prayer or a rain dance I could do, I would do it
I love rainy days with a blanket and a cup of tea and a book.
It was until recently that I understood the weather bureau is more of an umbrella organization.
What did the storm say when it opened up the photo album? Let’s take a trip down memory rain.
I cry at the rains, so nobody will notice my tears
Rain Songs and Nursery Rhymes
There are songs with funny rain puns in them for both kids and adults, and there are large differences between the rain puns for kids and those for adults. Some of the funniest rain puns are found in songs, and their ability to catch on quickly helps them to spread quickly and find their way in to almost any home.
Children songs that contain silly rain puns are almost always written in a rhyme, as this is the easiest way for the younger people to remember them. Rhyming helps to improve memory, to expand vocabulary, and to improve speech. As rain is able to fit into many different songs and rhymes with so many words it is a great fit and often used in kids’ songs and poems. Most often in kids’ versions and songs there are silly rain puns like it’s raining sunshine or even candy, Skittles for example uses raining skittles to grab the attention of the kids and other fun-loving people.
Songs for adults that have corny rain puns are usually intended to stay fun and light. Songs such as It’s Raining Men and comparing life struggles to rain, storms, and how every storm will pass or eventually the rain will stop. These metaphors are a way to connect to people and that help them relate to the songs that they are listening too. Building this connection has helped to make songs and their bands very popular over the years and helps them to remain relevant no matter what is going on in the world.
Rhymes With Rain
With so many things that rhyme with rain, these are a fun way to add some color and cheesy rain puns to conversations and to literature. Rhymes include brain, drain, and feign, making it easy to insert a short rain pun into many stories. This method is used not only with younger children to help them learn to read, expand their vocabulary, and improve their speech, but they are also just fun.
Several kids book and learning to read tools use rhymes to teach the sounds of the words and how the letters sound when they are together. Hilarious rain puns that are found in these books are often as funny, or funnier, for the adults who are reading with them than for the kids themselves. Cute rain puns may compare rain in countries, or on planes, help to develop the movements that are necessary by the lips and tongue to form the words, and even teach the meanings of any new words that they come across. Top rain puns are the most frequent and are found often, however some of the less used are the best rain puns around.
It’s a Figure of Speech
Puns are a great way to use a figure of speech to say anything. It never really rains cats and dogs, but people recognize the phrase, and this may be the top rain pun yet. Used to refer to a period of strong rain, it is popular in several different countries and across a wide age group. One liner rain puns are often targeted to strong rain, or why it rains on days when people wish it wouldn’t. Cute rain puns are great for family gatherings, television shows, and books, while some are aimed at older generations.
As rain is often said to irritate injuries and conditions such as arthritis, a clean rain pun involves people show can tell rain is coming because their joints know, and the funniest rain puns address how the weather affects many people. Due to the belief that the pressure changes effect pain in joints and muscles, and can even cause headaches, these are common and often interact with weather puns
, arthritis puns, and even sports puns.