Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To snow on; cover with snow, or as if with snow.
  • v. To scatter like snow.
  • v. To whiten.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To scatter like snow; to cover thick, as with snow flakes.
  • transitive v. To cover with snow; to whiten with snow, or as with snow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cover with or as with snow; whiten.

Etymologies

From Middle English besnewen, from Old English besnīwian ("to cover with snow"), equivalent to be- +‎ snow. Cognate with Dutch besneeuwen ("to snow, snow in"), German bescheien ("to cover with snow"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.