verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby snowball
Examples from the Web for snowball
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
Once they begin, they could snowball and reach the major cities of the Hejaz, including Jeddah, Mecca, Taif, and Medina.
The others laughed, and David proposed that Roly should throw a snowball at the frog, and see what he would get.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
Snowball perceived the change,—each moment becoming more perceptible, each moment augmenting his fears.The Ocean Waifs|Mayne Reid
They feel that in a number of provinces they form an important nucleus which may grow in time like a snowball.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
One snowball took the man in the shoulder and the other landed just below his left ear.The Rover Boys on Snowshoe Island|Edward Stratemeyer
Snowball had come to the house to borrow the Merriams' ice-cream freezer.Missy|Dana Gatlin