from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling snow; somewhat snowy; snow-white.
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The few bugaboo's in snowish hanging of clothes is that I must be extra-careful not to drop them on the ground.
Hir snowish throte, hir brestes rounde and lyte; 1250
Admittedly, the bars I like to spend time with offer cheap drinks and pretty dancers instead of ivory-snowish looking soap bars, however I will not hasten to spend a few minutes every morning lathering up with a louffa and my Arsenio Hall cocoa butter soap-on-a-rope.