snowplow

US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsnoʊˌplaʊ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(snōplou′)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
snow•plow /ˈsnoʊˌplaʊ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. an implement for clearing away snow from highways, etc.

v. [+ object]
  1. to clear (an area) of snow using a snowplow:to snowplow the roads.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
snow•plow  (snōplou′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. an implement or machine for clearing away snow from highways, railroad tracks, etc.
  2. Sport[Skiing.]a maneuver in which a skier pushes the heels of both skis outward so that they are far apart, as for turning, decreasing speed, or stopping.

v.t. 
  1. Sportto clear of snow using a snowplow.

v.i. 
  1. Sportto clear away snow with a snowplow.
  2. Sport[Skiing.]to execute a snowplow.
  • snow + plow 1785–95, American.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
snowplough /ˈsnəʊˌplaʊ/ n
  1. an implement or vehicle for clearing away snow
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