Definition of snowblower
: a machine for removing snow (as from a driveway or sidewalk) in which a rotating spiral blade picks up and propels the snow aside
Recent Examples of snowblower from the Web
Today, the blue-collar town is home to a maker of snowblowers, a large book printer and a Pepperidge Farm cookie factory.
When the storm was over, the hail was so deep people needed shovels and snowblowers to clear it from the roads and sidewalks.
Ariens Co., a maker of lawnmowers and snowblowers, faces a bottleneck in its plans to raise production 40%.
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First Known Use of snowblower
SNOWBLOWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snowblower for English Language Learners
: a machine that picks up snow from a driveway, sidewalk, etc., and throws it aside
SNOWBLOWER Defined for Kids
Definition of snowblower for Students
: a machine in which rotating parts pick up snow and throw it aside
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