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

Examples of snowmobiling in a Sentence

The park has trails for snowmobiling.
Recent Examples on the Web Activities included horseback riding, cattle driving, snowmobiling, clay pigeon shooting and fly fishing. Jennifer Maloney, WSJ, 8 July 2021 Walden touts itself as the moose-viewing capital of Colorado and is a recreation mecca for hunting, fishing and snowmobiling. Markian Hawryluk, USA TODAY, 30 June 2021 Located in Keweenaw National Historical Park, the village also brings a lot of people during the winter for a variety of outdoor activities like skiing and snowmobiling. Miriam Marini, Detroit Free Press, 22 May 2021 Beyond the driving, guests are also welcome to explore more of the Arctic through husky sled rides, snowmobiling, and the chance to take a few hot laps on the frozen lake. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 20 May 2021 Beyond downhill skiing at Big Sky Resort, other adventures to try include: sleigh rides, dog sledding, cross-country skiing, snow coach tours, snowmobiling, and snowshoeing. Wendy Altschuler, Forbes, 10 Apr. 2021 This year’s unstable snowpack makes the backcountry particularly sensitive to triggering by skiing, snowmobiling, or other activities. Suzanne Rowan Kelleher, Forbes, 11 Mar. 2021 Some of the best memories that people who live in the cities have involve lake cabins, wandering in the North Woods, biking, camping, snowmobiling and ice fishing in our rural areas. John Mattsen, Star Tribune, 18 Nov. 2020 During his Life Henry loved snowmobiling, drag racing, NASCAR and being a mechanic., 8 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of snowmobiling

1964, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snowmobiling was in 1964

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12 Jul 2021

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“Snowmobiling.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of snowmobiling

: the activity or sport of driving a snowmobile


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