snow-white

adjective
\ ˈsnō-ˈ(h)wīt How to pronounce snow-white (audio) \

Definition of snow-white

: white as snow

First Known Use of snow-white

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snow-white was before the 12th century

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“Snow-white.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snow-white. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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snow-white

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of snow-white

: white as snow : completely white

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