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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Crushed ice pressed into a round shape for throwing (playfully).

Usage examples (39)
  • The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
  • Maier's photographs to a blog , which he describes as a snowball that just started rolling and has just been building ever since.
  • The snowball is rolling down the hill, gaining strength.
  • Lets see now, if the mass of the snowball is 'm,' and its velocity, for more
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