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1snowplow

noun snow·plow \ˈsnō-ˌpla\

: a flat or curved piece of metal that is attached to the front of a vehicle and used for clearing snow from a road, driveway, etc.; also : a vehicle (such as a truck) that has a snowplow attached

: a position in skiing in which the front ends of the skis are moved together in order to stop, slow down, or turn

Full Definition of SNOWPLOW

1
:  any of various devices used for clearing away snow
2
:  a stemming with both skis used for coming to a stop, slowing down, or descending slowly

First Known Use of SNOWPLOW

1792

2snowplow

intransitive verb

: to move the front ends of your skis together in order to stop, slow down, or turn

Full Definition of SNOWPLOW

:  to execute a snowplow <snowplowed to a stop>

Examples of SNOWPLOW

  1. He snowplowed to a stop.

First Known Use of SNOWPLOW

1904
SNOWPLOW Defined for Kids

snowplow

noun snow·plow \ˈsnō-ˌpla\

Definition of SNOWPLOW for Kids

:  any of various devices used for clearing away snow

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