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blizzard

noun uk   /ˈblɪz.əd/ us    /-ɚd/

blizzard noun (SNOW)

[C] a severe snow storm with strong winds: We once got stuck in a blizzard for six hours. Blizzard conditions made the main roads almost impassable.

blizzard noun (LARGE AMOUNT)

[S] informal a large amount of something that arrives or is produced together in a confusing or badly organized way: a blizzard of statistics/handouts
Translations of “blizzard”
in Korean 눈보라…
in Arabic عاصِفة ثَلْجِيّة…
in French blizzard…
in Turkish kar fırtınası, tipi…
in Italian bufera di neve, tormenta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪, 暴風雪, 雪暴…
in Russian метель…
in Polish zamieć, śnieżyca…
in Spanish ventisca, tempestad de viento y nieve, nevasca…
in Portuguese nevasca…
in German der Schneesturm…
in Catalan borrufada…
in Japanese 猛ふぶき, ブリザード…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雪, 暴风雪, 雪暴…
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