snow·​mo·​bil·​ing | \ ˈsnō-mō-ˌbē-liŋ How to pronounce snowmobiling (audio) \

Definition of snowmobiling

: the sport of driving a snowmobile

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Other Words from snowmobiling

snowmobiler \ ˈsnō-​mō-​ˌbē-​lər How to pronounce snowmobiler (audio) \ or less commonly snowmobilist \ ˈsnō-​mō-​ˌbē-​list How to pronounce snowmobilist (audio) \ noun

Examples of snowmobiling in a Sentence

The park has trails for snowmobiling.
Recent Examples on the Web During his Life Henry loved snowmobiling, drag racing, NASCAR and being a mechanic., "Henry H. Leathe," 8 Dec. 2019 Backcountry travelers are urged to analyze the layers of snow and test their stability before skiing or snowmobiling. Alaa Elassar And Melissa Alonso, CNN, "Two people are dead after getting trapped under an avalanche they accidentally triggered," 16 Feb. 2020 People in colder climates might consider skiing, snowmobiling or fishing after dark. Washington Post, "Most Americans hate winter. Here’s what they’re missing.," 7 Jan. 2020 Outdoor-loving newlyweds will also embrace the mountain biking, snowmobiling, and Nordic skiing in this neck of the woods., "5 great spots for a mini moon - The Boston Globe," 17 Oct. 2019 Being able to travel out there with my mom’s side of the family and spend the weekend out there and do snowmobiling and things like that – those are some of the best memories. Kyle Neddenriep, Indianapolis Star, "IHSAA football: State finals coaches share favorite Thanksgiving memories," 25 Nov. 2019 Kopesky enjoyed boating, bonfires, camping, snowmobiling, hunting and farming. Mary Divine, Twin Cities, "Hennepin County attorney will handle case of former Lakeland Shores mayor’s death," 5 Nov. 2019 Cherry Springs offers a network of forest trails for hiking and snowmobiling, facilities for camping and picnics, and regular stargazing programs. Scott Stulberg, National Geographic, "These are the world’s best stargazing spots," 29 Oct. 2019 Some late summer rapid running, foliage watching, fishing and hunting, hiking, and riding countless ATV trails remain among Errol attractions before the snow turns everyone’s attention toward snowmobiling and cross country skiing., "The Androscoggin through Errol is Class II whitewater and the plan is to soon offer trips on the more rugged stretches of the Magalloway and Rapid rivers just over the border in Maine that are currently served by ELC Outdoors and other outfitters in Errol and the area.," 26 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of snowmobiling

1964, in the meaning defined above

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“Snowmobiling.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of snowmobiling

: the activity or sport of driving a snowmobile

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