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Words nearby snowball
Example sentences from the Web for snowball
My therapist helped me to see and celebrate the snowball effect of every step, no matter how small.
The resulting particles, known as soot, land on spinning ceramic rods, accumulating like a snowball.
The risk is that it could drive it in a negative way and add on like a snowball rolling downhill to this selloff.Wednesday’s FAAMG-led sell-off was no blip, tech bears say|Bernhard Warner|October 29, 2020|Fortune
Earth has been a snowball and a hothouse at different times in its past.How Earth’s Climate Changes Naturally (and Why Things Are Different Now)|Howard Lee|July 21, 2020|Quanta Magazine
All of these increased barriers then have a snowball effect.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, national attention has already started to snowball around the issue.
When Chappelle approached them, one of the kids threw a snowball at his face and called him the N-word.Dave Chappelle’s Triumphant Return to New York City|Alex Suskind|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I am afraid we will see a snowball effect in other countries,” said Westeson.Why Does Spain Love Gay Marriage But Hate Abortion?|Emily Shire|March 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As frustration mounts within the Scouting world, a negative PR snowball builds.
When you were only a little snowball, we had to hang you up to dry, and that pulled your ears out.Bumper, The White Rabbit|George Ethelbert Walsh
"I remember one year we had a great snowball fight at West Point," went on the captain.
Away went the big snowball, down the long hill, and the cadets after it.
When Peleg Snuggers arrived at the top of the hill the big snowball was ready for use.
"We want to fasten this cord in the hole through that big snowball, but we don't want to get it crossed," went on Tom, anxiously.