Snowballed
Snowball Snow"ball`, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snowballed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Snowballing}.] To pelt with snowballs; to throw snowballs at. [1913 Webster]

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  • snowballed — n. ball made of snow that has been packed or rolled together; any of a number of bushes bearing large white clusters of flowers; crushed ice flavored with syrup and served in a cup v. grow larger at an accelerating rate; throw balls of snow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • snowball — snow‧ball [ˈsnəʊbɔːl ǁ ˈsnoʊbɒːl] verb [intransitive] to grow or increase at a faster and faster rate: • Our sales in Europe have snowballed. snowball into • Primary Colors snowballed into one of the biggest selling books of the year. snowballing …   Financial and business terms

  • snowball — [[t]sno͟ʊbɔːl[/t]] snowballs, snowballing, snowballed 1) N COUNT A snowball is a ball of snow. Children often throw snowballs at each other. 2) VERB If something such as a project or campaign snowballs, it rapidly increases and grows. From those… …   English dictionary

  • snowball — I UK [ˈsnəʊˌbɔːl] / US [ˈsnoʊˌbɔl] noun [countable] Word forms snowball : singular snowball plural snowballs a ball of snow that you throw • not have a snowball s chance (in hell) informal to have no chance of doing or having something II UK… …   English dictionary

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  • snowballing — Used in the context of general equities. Process by which the exercise of stop orders in a declining or advancing market causes further downward or upward pressure on prices , thus triggering more stop orders and more price pressure, and so on.… …   Financial and business terms

  • Snowball — Snow ball , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snowballed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Snowballing}.] To pelt with snowballs; to throw snowballs at. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snowballing — Snowball Snow ball , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snowballed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Snowballing}.] To pelt with snowballs; to throw snowballs at. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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