There had been a cold snap that froze the sap in the buckets and hung icicles from the spiles.
A cold snap inevitably brings a "run" of fires in its train.
September's cold snap was forgotten in the unexpected warmth of October—just like an afterglow of summer.
After the cold snap it seemed as if spring had come in earnest.
I remember, toward the end of October, such a sudden "cold snap" in Matabililand, only twenty degrees from the equator.
In fact, we were at a loss to know what to do with them, for a cold snap had come on.
But notwithstanding this great obstacle of a cold snap he made a success of his expedition.
We are waiting for money now, and, of course, a cold snap has set in just when we can't possibly buy anything.
As the result of the cold snap, wild boars have made their appearance in Northern France.
This cold snap will soon be over and I can show you no end of land worth a gold mine any time you are ready.
A short spell of cold weather (1776+)