snowed up

Definition of snowed up

British

  1. 1 :  unable to leave a place because a lot of snow is falling or has fallen They were snowed up for a week.

  2. 2 :  blocked with snow The road was snowed up.

Word by Word Definitions

snowplay snowed
  1. :  precipitation in the form of small white ice crystals formed directly from the water vapor of the air at a temperature of less than 32°F (0°C)

    :  a descent or shower of snow crystals

    :  a mass of fallen snow crystals

  1. :  to fall in or as snow

    :  to cause to fall like or as snow

    :  to cover, shut in, or imprison with or as if with snow

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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