Übersetzung von “snow” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun uncountablesnow /snoʊ/
a white substance that falls from the sky when it is cold
neige feminine

The snow lay thickly on the ground.
Il y avait une couche épaisse de neige par terre.

Snow had been falling all night.
Il avait neigé / était tombé de la neige toute la nuit.


verb intransitivesnow /snoʊ/
it snows
(of snow) to fall from the sky
il neige

It was snowing heavily.
Il neigeait à gros flocons.

(Übersetzung von “snow” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /snəu/

frozen water vapour that falls to the ground in soft white flakes

We woke up to find snow on the ground
We were caught in a heavy snow-shower
About 15 centimetres of snow had fallen overnight.
snowy adjective

full of, or producing a lot of, snow

The weather has been very snowy recently.

white like snow

(blanc) comme neige
the old man’s snowy (white) hair.
snowball noun

a ball of snow pressed hard together, especially made by children for throwing, as a game.

boule de neige
snowboard noun

a board on which a person can stand and glide over snow for sport.

surf des neiges
snow-capped adjective

(of mountains etc) having tops which are covered with snow

couronné de neige
snow-capped peaks.
snowdrift noun

a bank of snow blown together by the wind

banc de neige
There were deep snowdrifts at the side of the road.
snowfall noun

a fall or shower of snow that settles on the ground

chute de neige
There was a heavy snowfall last night.

the amount of snow that falls in a certain place

chute de neige
The snowfall last year was much higher than average.
snowflake noun

one of the soft, light flakes composed of groups of crystals, in which snow falls

flocon de neige
A few large snowflakes began to fall from the sky.
snowstorm noun

a heavy fall of snow especially accompanied by a strong wind

tempête de neige
The mountain climbers were caught in a snowstorm.
snow-white adjective

white like snow.

blanc comme neige
snowed under

overwhelmed eg with a great deal of work

débordé (de)
Last week I was absolutely snowed under with work.

(Übersetzung von “snow” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)