Snowball

Definition of Snowball

Snow´ball`
n.1.A round mass of snow pressed or roller together, or anything resembling such a mass.
2.(Bot.) The Guelder-rose.
3.(Bot.) a shrub of the genus Viburnum, having large clusters of white flowers.
Snowball bush
(Bot.) the Guelder-rose.
a snowball's chance in hell
no chance; an infinitesimal chance.
v. t.1.To pelt with snowballs; to throw snowballs at.
[imp. & p. p. Snowballed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Snowballing.]
v. i.1.To throw snowballs.
2.To increase in magnitude at an accelerating rate, achieving large proportions; - by analogy with a snowball rolling down a steep hill, causing a large snow slide.

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