a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person
"her friends organized a baby shower for her when she was expecting"
someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower
"a little shower of rose petals"
"a sudden cascade of sparks"
a brief period of precipitation
"the game was interrupted by a brief shower"
- rain shower
washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle
"he took a shower after the game"
- shower bath
a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you
"they installed a shower in the bathroom"
provide abundantly with
"He showered her with presents"
"Meteors showered down over half of Australia"
- shower down
take a shower
wash one's body in the shower
"You should shower after vigorous exercise"
spray or sprinkle with
"The guests showered rice on the couple"
also used with abstract nouns
"He was showered with praise"