• rained on, left out in the rain
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Usage Examples

Buka becicane ujanan raos memene teken panakne, ane tusing seleg masuk.
Like a magpie caught under a downpour, mother scolds her child who like to skip school.

Buka becicane ujanan.
[example 1]
[proverb] Like a becica bird in the rain. If a becica bird is in the rain, he usually makes a noise. The sound of the noise of this bird is “ngrecuk”. “Becica” is a magpie (dictionary Echols, Shadily). It makes a lot of noise. This is said of a person who talks too much or too fast, similar to the behavior of the magpie in the rain.

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  1. F. Eiseman, Proverbs. 1987