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snow
British English: /snəʊ/
American English: /snoʊ/

Translation of snow in French:

noun

  • 1 (Meteorology) a fall of snow
    une chute de neige

also: snows plural noun

  • neiges fpl
    the snows of Siberia
    les neiges de Sibérie

transitive verb

impersonal verb

Phrasal verbs

snow in

also: snow up
to be snowed in
être bloqué par la neige
we were snowed in for three days
on est resté bloqué à l'intérieur pendant trois jours à cause de la neige

snow under

to be snowed under
[literal] (car, house)
être couvert de neige
[figurative] (with work, letters)
être submergé (with de)

Definition of snow in:

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