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snow globe Syllabification: snow globe

Definition of snow globe in English:

noun

A toy or ornament consisting of a model of a scene in a liquid containing white particles that, when shaken, mimic a snowstorm.
Example sentences
  • I carefully shook the snow globe and set it down.
  • He spins back to his desk and picks up his favorite paperweight, a snow globe, which he shakes vigorously.
  • My head was swimming, and I felt horrible, like the world was a snow globe and God was shaking it up and down.

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