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Definition of snowbound adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    snowbound

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈsnəʊbaʊnd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsnoʊbaʊnd//
     
    Snow and ice
     
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  1. 1(of a person or vehicle) trapped in a particular place and unable to move because a lot of snow has fallen The skiers were snowbound in the resort for several days. See related entries: Snow and ice
  2. 2(of a road or building) that you cannot use or reach because a lot of snow has fallen They were stranded for hours on the snowbound motorway. See related entries: Snow and ice
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: snowbound