- 1[countable] a ball that you make out of snow to throw at someone or something in a game a snowball fight Children were throwing snowballs at the passing traffic.
- 2[singular] (often used as an adjective) a situation that develops more and more quickly as it continues All this publicity has had a snowball effect on the sales of their latest album.
- 3[countable] a cocktail (= a type of alcoholic drink) that contains advocaat and lemonade Idioms
to have no chance at all
not have a snowball's chance in hell (informal)jump to other results