snowman

[ snoh-man ]
/ ˈsnoʊˌmæn /
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noun, plural snow·men.

a figure of a person made of packed snow.

Origin of snowman

First recorded in 1820–30; snow + man1
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British Dictionary definitions for snowman

snowman

/ (ˈsnəʊˌmæn) /

noun plural -men

a figure resembling a man, made of packed snow
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Word Origin and History for snowman

snowman


n.

also snow-man, 1827, from snow (n.) + man (n.).

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