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When It Rains, It Pours

The phrase ‘When It Rains, It Pours’ is used when something hasn’t happened in quite a while, and then begins happening in large amounts.

Example of Use: “We’ve had more customers today than we’ve had in a month.” Answer: “When it rains, it pours.” 

Interesting fact about When It Rains, It Pours

The term 'when it rains, it pours' comes from a common weather phenomenon in which, after there has been no rain in a long time, a lot of rain suddenly falls at once and the weather remains rainy for a while.

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