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snowplow

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noun snow·plow \ˈsnō-ˌplau̇\

Definition of snowplow

  1. 1 :  any of various devices used for clearing away snow

  2. 2 :  a stemming with both skis used for coming to a stop, slowing down, or descending slowly

1792

First Known Use of snowplow

1792


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snowplow

intransitive verb snow·plow

Definition of snowplow

  1. :  to execute a snowplow <snowplowed to a stop>

Examples of snowplow in a sentence

  1. He snowplowed to a stop.

1904

First Known Use of snowplow

1904


SNOWPLOW Defined for English Language Learners

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snowplow

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noun snow·plow \ˈsnō-ˌplau̇\

Definition of snowplow for English Language Learners

  • : a flat or curved piece of metal that is attached to the front of a vehicle and used for clearing snow from a road, driveway, etc.; also : a vehicle (such as a truck) that has a snowplow attached

  • : a position in skiing in which the front ends of the skis are moved together in order to stop, slow down, or turn


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snowplow

intransitive verb snow·plow

Definition of snowplow for English Language Learners

  • : to move the front ends of your skis together in order to stop, slow down, or turn


SNOWPLOW Defined for Kids

snowplow

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noun snow·plow \ˈsnō-ˌplau̇\

Definition of snowplow for Students

  1. :  any of various devices used for clearing away snow


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