Examples of whiteout in a Sentence
We got caught in a whiteout.
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Along Interstate 45 leaving Galveston, motorists had to stop under bridges to avoid driving in whiteout conditions.
Lucy Westlake's quest to summit Denali in Alaska fell short when her guide was enlisted to join a National Park Service rescue of climbers lost in whiteout conditions near the top of mountain.
Which shows about people of color and/or people of color themselves stand the best shot at preventing a whiteout?
The weather service says above timberline, the powerful winds are likely to produce whiteout conditions and dangerously cold wind chills.
Driving fast in a whiteout dust fog is an excellent way to get killed.
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Origin and Etymology of whiteout
First Known Use: 1946See Words from the same year
WHITEOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of whiteout for English Language Learners
: a type of snowstorm in which blowing or falling snow and clouds make it very difficult to see
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