snow blower


a motor-driven machine on wheels used to remove snow by throwing it into the air and to one side.
Also snow·blow·er [snoh-bloh-er] /ˈsnoʊˌbloʊ ər/.

Origin of snow blower

First recorded in 1945–50
Also called snow thrower. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for snowblower

/ (ˈsnəʊˌbləʊə) /


a snow-clearing machine that sucks in snow and blows it away to one side
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