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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snowball, sweet sand verbena, Abronia ellipticanoun

    plant having heads of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers; grows in sandy arid regions

    sweet sand verbena

  2. snowballnoun

    ball of ice cream covered with coconut and usually chocolate sauce

    sweet sand verbena

  3. snowballnoun

    ball of crushed ice with fruit syrup

    sweet sand verbena

  4. snowballverb

    snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)

    sweet sand verbena

  5. snowballverb

    increase or accumulate at a rapidly accelerating rate

  6. snowballverb

    throw snowballs at

Editors Contribution

  1. iceball

    snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

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  1. John Philip Sousa IV:

    Kasich, I don't think he's got a snowball's chance in hell, good guy, great governor for Ohio.

  2. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham:

    I don't think there's a snowball's chance in hell this framework will get approved by Congress after review, i don't think any Republican or Democrat is going to allow that to become final.

  3. Jules Bernard:

    It may have been a snowball effect.

  4. Preston Grinstead:

    I feel like these are some of the most important years of school because it's the fundamentals and basics … We were worried it would create a snowball effect over the next several years.

  5. Frank Gaffney:

    There isn’t a snowball’s chance in Hell you would get the Chinese and Russians back on board, this is a permanent unraveling of the sanctions.

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