Definition of 'snowball'

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British English: snowball /ˈsnəʊˌbɔːl/ NOUN
A snowball is a ball of snow.
  • American English: snowball
  • Arabic: كُرَةُ الْثَلْج
  • Brazilian Portuguese: bola de neve
  • Chinese: 雪球
  • Croatian: snježna gruda
  • Czech: sněhová koule
  • Danish: snebold
  • Dutch: sneeuwbal
  • European Spanish: bola de nieve
  • Finnish: lumipallo
  • French: boule de neige
  • German: Schneeball
  • Greek: χιονόμπαλα
  • Italian: palla di neve
  • Japanese: 雪つぶて
  • Korean: 눈뭉치
  • Norwegian: snøball
  • Polish: śnieżka
  • European Portuguese: bola de neve
  • Romanian: bulgăre de zăpadă
  • Russian: снежок
  • Spanish: bola de nieve
  • Swedish: snöboll
  • Thai: หิมะก้อนที่ปั้นไว้ขว้างเล่น
  • Turkish: kar topu
  • Ukrainian: сніжка
  • Vietnamese: quả cầu tuyết
British English: snowball VERB
If something such as a project or campaign snowballs, it rapidly increases and grows.
From those early days the business has snowballed.
  • American English: snowball
  • Brazilian Portuguese: aumentar (como bola de neve)
  • Chinese: 雪球
  • European Spanish: multiplicarse
  • French: prendre de l'ampleur
  • German: schnell anwachsen
  • Italian: crescere a vista d'occhio
  • Japanese: 雪玉
  • Korean: 눈덩이처럼 커지다
  • European Portuguese: aumentar (como uma bola de neve)
  • Spanish: multiplicarse


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