snowball bush

Origin of snowball bush

First recorded in 1930–35

Words Nearby snowball bush Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use snowball bush in a sentence

  • A board fence ran along the front yard, hedging in some lilac bushes and a huge snowball bush.

    The Gold Brick | Ann S. Stephens
  • When at last he was ready for flight, Silvertip was under the snowball bush near by.

    Dooryard Stories | Clara Dillingham Pierson
  • An oriole burst into melody, swinging in the great snowball bush near the Willow Street fence.

  • He looked in her direction, but she stood close to a great snowball-bush, and her dress was green muslin, and he did not see her.

    The Copy-Cat and Other Stories | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • There are about one hundred species, including the old-fashioned snowball bush, perhaps the best-known species in this country.

    Trees Worth Knowing | Julia Ellen Rogers