Definition of snowmobile
: any of various automotive vehicles for travel on snow; specifically : an open vehicle for usually one or two persons with steerable skis on the front and an endless belt at the rear
Recent Examples of snowmobile from the Web
The former snowmobile unit of Bombardier Inc. is shifting work to Mexico in a bid to lower costs.
On New Year’s Eve, Red Bull is sponsoring an event in sunny San Diego in which a rider will attempt to break the world distance record by jumping a snowmobile more than 301 feet.
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First Known Use of snowmobile
SNOWMOBILE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snowmobile for English Language Learners
: a vehicle used for traveling on snow or ice
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Definition of snowmobile for Students
: a small motor vehicle designed for travel on snow
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