an implement or machine for clearing away snow from highways, railroad tracks, etc.
Skiing. a maneuver in which a skier pushes the heels of both skis outward so that they are far apart, as for turning, decreasing speed, or stopping.
to clear of snow using a snowplow.
to clear away snow with a snowplow.
Skiing. to execute a snowplow.
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How to use snowplow in a sentence
The ultrawide snowplow shovel is ideal for cutting paths in unpacked snowfall on sidewalks and driveways.
Snowplows were in position Sunday morning, city officials said.Wintry weather returns to Washington; city records lowest temperature in three years | Gillian Brockell | January 17, 2022 | Washington Post
Yet a prominent cultural narrative for American mothers is a binary choice of Absent Monster or snowplow Mom.It’s time to end the TV trope of the needy empty-nest mom | Michele Weldon | February 2, 2021 | Washington Post
Materials found in snowplows include steel, aluminum, plastics, and fiberglass, as well as UHMW polyethylene.
Nurses will wheel vaccine to cars lined up in a county-owned snowplow garage.Novavax’s COVID vaccine candidate is the fifth to reach final-stage testing in the U.S. | Rachel Schallom | December 29, 2020 | Fortune
A snowplow driver got the axe after posting a video of himself gleefully dumping snowdrifts onto cars earlier this winter.Miners Fired Over ‘Harlem Shake’ Video & Other Job-Killing Memes | Kevin Fallon | March 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Half-way to Granite Canyon the snowplow got off the track and one wheel broke, so a dead standstill for hours.The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 1 of 2) | Ida Husted Harper
It had snowed in the night, and Buff Miles, who drove the village snowplow, was also driver of "the 'bus."Christmas | Zona Gale
The only excitement was seeing the snowplow drawn by two horses, go up on this side of the street and down on the other.Village Life in America 1852-1872 | Caroline Cowles Richards
Their progress was slowed here for the road had not been cleared by a snowplow.Janet Hardy in Hollywood | Ruthe S. Wheeler
Today, the first of October forty years ago, we drove the snowplow at home.Look Back on Happiness | Knut Hamsun