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Translation of "snow" - English-Spanish dictionary

snow

noun [no plural]   /snəʊ/
A1 soft, white pieces of frozen water that fall from the sky when the weather is cold nieve Children were playing in the snow.
verb   /snəʊ/
A2 If it snows, snow falls from the sky. nevar It snowed all day yesterday.
(Definition of snow from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

snow

noun /snəu/
frozen water vapour/vapor that falls to the ground in soft white flakes nieve 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 ( comparative snowier, superlative snowiest)
full of, or producing a lot of, snow nevoso The weather has been very snowy recently.
white like snow blanco como la nieve 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. bola de nieve
snowboard noun
a board on which a person can stand and glide over snow for sport. snowboard
snow-capped adjective
(of mountains etc) having tops which are covered with snow cubierto de nieve, nevado snow-capped peaks.
snowdrift noun
a bank of snow blown together by the wind ventisca, ventisquero There were deep snowdrifts at the side of the road.
snowdrop noun
a plant with a white flower that appears in early spring. Campanilla de Invierno
snowfall noun
a fall or shower of snow that settles on the ground nevada There was a heavy snowfall last night.
the amount of snow that falls in a certain place cota de nieve 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 copo de nieve A few large snowflakes began to fall from the sky.
snowman noun ( plural snowmen)
a simple figure of a person that children make from snow Muñeco de Nieve The children are building a snowman.
snowstorm noun
a heavy fall of snow especially accompanied by a strong wind tormenta de nieve The mountain climbers were caught in a snowstorm.
snow-white adjective
white like snow. blanco como la nieve a snow-white wedding dress.
snowed under
overwhelmed eg with a great deal of work desbordado, sobrecargado Last week I was absolutely snowed under with work.
(Definition of snow from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “snow”
in Korean 눈…
in Arabic ثَلْج…
in Malaysian salji…
in French neige…
in Russian снег…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天氣, 雪, 積雪…
in Italian neve…
in Turkish kar…
in Polish śnieg…
in Vietnamese tuyết…
in Portuguese neve…
in Thai หิมะ…
in German der Schnee…
in Catalan neu…
in Japanese 雪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天气, 雪, 积雪…
in Indonesian salju…
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