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intransitive verb

: snow


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dialectal past tense of snow

Word History


Intransitive verb

Middle English sniwen, snewen, from Old English snīwan; akin to Middle Dutch & Middle Low German snīen to snow, Old High German snīwan to snow, Old Norse snȳr it is snowing, Old English snāw snow

Middle English

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“Snew.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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