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Definition 1: street names for cocaine - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for snow in the sense of this definition

(snow is a kind of ...) a narcotic (alkaloid) extracted from coca leaves; used as a surface anesthetic or taken for pleasure; can become powerfully addictive

Definition 2: English writer of novels about moral dilemmas in academe (1905-1980) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for snow in the sense of this definition

(snow is an instance of ...) writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

Definition 3: precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Synonyms for snow in the sense of this definition

(snow is a kind of ...) the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)

(... is a kind of snow ) a light brief snowfall and gust of wind (or something resembling that)

"he had to close the window against the flurries" "there was a flurry of chicken feathers"

(... is a kind of snow ) an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see; occurs when the light reflected off the snow equals the light coming through the clouds

(snow is a part of ...) a crystal of snow

Definition 4: a layer of snowflakes (white crystals of frozen water) covering the ground - [noun denoting substance]

(snow is a kind of ...) a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

(... is a kind of snow ) granular snow formed by alternate thawing and freezing

(... is a kind of snow ) heavy wet snow that is unsuitable for skiing

(snow is made of the substance ...) a crystal of snow

(... is made of the substance snow) snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)

Definition 5: conceal one's true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end - [verb of communication]

Samples where snow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He bamboozled his professors into thinking that he knew the subject well

Synonyms for snow in the sense of this definition

(snow is a kind of ...) cause someone to believe an untruth

"The insurance company deceived me when they told me they were covering my house"

Definition 6: fall as snow - [verb of weather]

Samples where snow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • It was snowing all night

(snow is a kind of ...) fall from clouds

"rain, snow and sleet were falling" "Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum"

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