snowbound


snow·bound

adjective \-ˈband\

: unable to leave a place because a lot of snow is falling or has fallen

: blocked with snow

Full Definition of SNOWBOUND

:  shut in or blockaded by snow

Examples of SNOWBOUND

  1. We were snowbound for a week.

First Known Use of SNOWBOUND

1802

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