- (geography, US) the sliding of a large mass of snow down the side of a mountain or cliff
Example Sentences Including 'snowslide'
04 May 2004 The body of missing Brit skier Chris Kedy-Cady, 24, has been found in a snowslide in Chamonix, France.
Sun, News of the World (2004)
A separate snowslide buried a woman skiing off-piste in another part of the Alps.
Glasgow Herald (2002)
In Kabul, Nato soldiers handed out hot drinks to people in more than 400 vehicles stranded after a snowslide blocked roads on Sunday.
SA Star (2005)
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