Precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals (synset 111528800)
hypernym: downfall, precipitation - the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)hyponym:
- flurry, snow flurry - a light brief snowfall and gust of wind (or something resembling that)
- whiteout - an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see; occurs when the light reflected off the snow equals the light coming through the clouds
A layer of snowflakes (white crystals of frozen water) covering the ground (synset 115068330)
hypernym: layer - a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under anotherhyponym:substance meronym: snowball - snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)
English writer of novels about moral dilemmas in academe (1905-1980) (synset 111327077)
instance hypernym: author, writer - writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
Street names for cocaine (synset 103070747)
hypernym: cocain, cocaine - a narcotic (alkaloid) extracted from coca leaves; used as a surface anesthetic or taken for pleasure; can become powerfully addictive
Fall as snow (synset 202764935)
"It was snowing all night"
Conceal one's true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end (synset 200840873)
"He bamboozled his professors into thinking that he knew the subject well"
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