snow·​board·​cross | \ ˈsnō-ˌbȯrd-ˌkrȯs How to pronounce snowboardcross (audio) \

Definition of snowboardcross

: a snowboard race that includes jumps and turns

Examples of snowboardcross in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The same can be said for 36-year-old Lindsey Jacobellis in snowboardcross. The Salt Lake Tribune, 30 Jan. 2022 Lindsey Jacobellis sped to Team USA's first gold medal of the Beijing Olympics on Wednesday, prevailing in the women's snowboardcross. Editors, USA TODAY, 9 Feb. 2022 The chaotic, high-flying snowboardcross also begins with the women's competition. Noah Trister, ajc, 7 Feb. 2022 Olympic snowboardcross final not won by either Seth Wescott (2006, ‘10) or Pierre Vaultier (’14, ‘18). San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Feb. 2022 Kearney finished 17th in men's snowboardcross on Thursday. Rachel Axon, USA TODAY, 11 Feb. 2022 The mixed snowboardcross starts with the quarterfinals at 9 p.m. Noah Trister, ajc, 10 Feb. 2022 The mixed snowboardcross starts with the quarterfinals at 6 p.m. oregonlive, 10 Feb. 2022 Alessandro Haemmerle of Austria held off Eliot Grondin of Canada in a photo finish to win the men’s snowboardcross at Genting Snow Park. San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of snowboardcross

1996, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for snowboardcross

snowboard + -cross (as in motocross)

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“Snowboardcross.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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