from The Century Dictionary.

  • Shut in by a heavy fall of snow; unable to get away from one's house or place of sojourn on account of the obstruction of travel by snow; blocked by snow, as a railway-train.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Enveloped in, or confined by, snow.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective confined or shut in by heavy snow


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