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"blizzard" in British English

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blizzardnoun

uk   /ˈblɪz.əd/  us   /-ɚd/
  • blizzard noun (SNOW)

[C] a ​severesnowstorm with ​strongwinds: We ​once got stuck in a blizzard for six ​hours. Blizzard conditions made the ​mainroadsalmostimpassable.
(Definition of blizzard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blizzard" in American English

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blizzardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈblɪz·ərd/
a ​severesnowstorm with ​strongwinds: We didn’t get out for three ​days after the blizzard was over.
(Definition of blizzard from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blizzard”
in Korean 눈보라…
in Arabic عاصِفة ثَلْجِيّة…
in Malaysian ribut salji…
in French blizzard…
in Russian метель…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪, 暴風雪, 雪暴…
in Italian bufera di neve, tormenta…
in Turkish kar fırtınası, tipi…
in Polish zamieć, śnieżyca…
in Spanish ventisca, tempestad de viento y nieve, nevasca…
in Vietnamese trận bão tuyết…
in Portuguese nevasca…
in Thai พายุหิมะ…
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…
in Indonesian badai salju…
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