What does 'Raining cats and dogs' mean?
When it is raining cats and dogs, it is raining very heavily.
- Category: Animals
Idioms similar to 'Raining cats and dogs'
- Herding cats
- Fight like Kilkenny cats
- Gone to the dogs
- If you lie down with dogs, you will get up with fleas
- Even the dogs in the street know
- Call the dogs off
- Enough to cobble dogs with
- My dogs are barking
- Let sleeping dogs lie
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