snowball

Definitions of snowball
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n snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)

Type of:
ball
a spherical object used as a plaything

n ball of crushed ice with fruit syrup

Type of:
frozen dessert
any of various desserts prepared by freezing

n ball of ice cream covered with coconut and usually chocolate sauce

Type of:
frozen dessert
any of various desserts prepared by freezing

n plant having heads of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers; grows in sandy arid regions

Synonyms:
Abronia elliptica, sweet sand verbena
Type of:
sand verbena
any of various plants of the genus Abronia of western North America and Mexico having flowers resembling verbena

v increase or accumulate at a rapidly accelerating rate

Type of:
increase
become bigger or greater in amount

v throw snowballs at

Type of:
bombard, pelt
cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

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