opaque ice formed from partly melted snow or ice; frozen slush.
noun 1. Meteorology. a precipitation in the form of ice crystals, mainly of intricately branched, hexagonal form and often agglomerated into snowflakes, formed directly from the freezing of the water vapor in the air. Compare ice crystals, snow grains, snow pellets. 2. these flakes as forming a layer on the ground or other surface. 3. […]
[snoh-in-suhm-er] /ˈsnoʊ ɪnˈsʌm ər/ noun 1. a mat-forming garden plant, Cerastium tomentosum, of the pink family, native to Italy, having white flowers and numerous narrow, white, woolly leaves in large patches, growing in sand. snow-in-summer noun 1. another name for dusty miller (sense 1)
noun, Slang. 1. an attempt to deceive or persuade by using flattery or exaggeration. noun 1. (slang, mainly US & Canadian) an instance of deceiving or overwhelming someone with elaborate often insincere talk snow bunny An effort to deceive, persuade, or overwhelm with insincere talk. For example, Peter tried to give the officer a snow […]
noun 1. a long-haired, leopardlike feline, Panthera (Uncia) uncia, of mountain ranges of central Asia, having a relatively small head and a thick, creamy-gray coat with rosette spots: an endangered species. snow leopard noun 1. a large feline mammal, Panthera uncia, of mountainous regions of central Asia, closely related to the leopard but having a […]