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snow

snow

 
 
pronunciation:
sno
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
snow in
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part of speech: noun
definition: small, soft, white pieces of frozen water that fall from the sky like rain.
There was so much snow that we couldn't open the front door.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: snowed, snowing, snows
definition: to come down as frozen water from the clouds.
It snowed last night.
phrase: snow in
Word Builder: snow +
  • snowball:
    a ball made of snow.
  • snowfall:
    the amount of snow that falls.
  • snowman:
    large balls of snow made to look like a person.
  • snowstorm:
    a storm in which a lot of snow falls.
  • snowy:
    full of snow.
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  tundra, water