Definition of “snowbound” - English Dictionary

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“snowbound” in British English

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snowboundadjective

uk /ˈsnəʊ.baʊnd/ us /ˈsnoʊ.baʊnd/

(of vehicles or people) unable to travel because of heavy snow, or (of roads) not able to be travelled on or reached because of heavy snow:

Hundreds of vehicles have become snowbound.

(Definition of “snowbound” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“snowbound” in American English

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snowboundadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈsnoʊˌbɑʊnd/

unable to go anywhere because the snow is too deep

(Definition of “snowbound” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)