Definition of snowbank
: a mound or slope of snow
Examples of snowbank in a Sentence
The car slid into a snowbank.
Recent Examples of snowbank from the Web
In one, a flight briefly skidded off the runway at Chicago O’Hare, and in the other a United jet crashed into a snowbank after landing at Jackson Hole (no one was injured in either incident).
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First Known Use of snowbank
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Definition of snowbank for English Language Learners
: a pile of snow especially along the side of a road
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Definition of snowbank for Students
: a mound or pile of snow that results from clearing pavement
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