Definition of snow
- apple snow
- ammonia snow
Snow fell softly on the town.
The mountains were blanketed with snow.
She took a walk in the snow.
We haven't had much snow this year.
She went out to shovel the snow.
Soon the warm spring sun will melt the winter snows.
the snows of the Rocky Mountains
A light snow was falling.
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
easily snowed by her glib talk
the years had snowed his hair to a silvery white, making it difficult at first to recognize her old high school crush
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—used with it to say that snow is falling
: to impress, deceive, or persuade (someone)
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