Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Miscellaneous

Where does the term rain check originate from?


According to Dictionary's website, "This term comes from baseball, where in the 1880s it became the practice to offer paying spectators a rain check entitling them to future admission for a game that was postponed or ended early owing to bad weather."

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1604965464683) }}

LIVE
Points points 30
Rating 0

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE