Translation of snow in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable nieve (feminine) as pure as the driven snow puro y virginal as white as snow blanco como la nieve, níveo [literary/literario] (before noun/delante del nombre) snow shower nevada (feminine), precipitación (feminine) de nieve [journalese/lenguaje periodístico]Example sentences1.2 countable/numerable (snowfall) nevada (feminine)
- He stood up too and they walked out, their boots crunching though the thin layer of slush and snow covering the ground.
- A thin layer of snow had covered the ground and I was freezing.
- The tragic ending is atmospheric, with snow falling on a procession of women carrying red lanterns.
- If they're fully rooted in fall before winter season snows or rains, come spring, they're fully established and ready to grow.
- The retreat began on 19 October, and within three weeks the first snows had fallen.
- The freezing over of rivers and seas along with snows and ice would interfere with transportation more than higher temperatures would.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (on TV screen) nieve (feminine)Example sentences
- The television shows some snow all over the screen, until a blue screen shows ‘play’ on it.
- The television filled with digital snow, casting a pale glow about the darkened room.
- The image was only partially there and most of it was static and white snow from the interference but what he wanted Boswell to see was indeed on the tape.
- 3 uncountable/no numerable [slang/argot] (cocaine) nieve (feminine) [slang/argot]
impersonal verb/verbo impersonal
- nevar* it never snows here aquí nunca nieva
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
snow inverb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio to be snowed in estar* aislado por la nieve
snow offverb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico) to be snowed off suspenderse or cancelarse a causa de la nieve
snow underverb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio I'm snowed under with work estoy agobiada or desbordada de trabajo we're snowed under with applications hemos recibido innumerables solicitudes, nos han llovido las solicitudes [colloquial/familiar]
snow up(British English/inglés británico) snow in
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