snowblower

noun snow·blow·er \ ˈsnō-ˌblō-ər \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

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

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First Known Use of snowblower

1950


SNOWBLOWER Defined for English Language Learners

snowblower

noun

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

snowblower

noun snow·blow·er \ ˈsnō-ˌblō-ər \

Definition of snowblower for Students

:a machine in which rotating parts pick up snow and throw it aside

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