a storm with widespread snowfall accompanied by strong winds
a series of unexpected and unpleasant occurrences
"a rash of bank robberies"; "a blizzard of lawsuits"
A severe snowstorm, especially with strong winds and greatly reduced visibility.
A large amount of paperwork.
A large number of similar things, such as a blizzard of political ads.
To fall in windy conditions
a gale of piercingly cold wind, usually accompanied with fine and blinding snow; a furious blast
A blizzard is a severe snowstorm characterized by strong sustained winds of at least 56 km/h and lasting for a prolonged period of time — typically three hours or more. A severe blizzard has winds over 72 km/h, near zero visibility, and temperatures of −12 °C or lower. A ground blizzard is a weather condition where snow is not falling but loose snow on the ground is lifted and blown by strong winds.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bliz′ard, n. a blinding storm of wind and snow, a snow-squall.—adjs. Blizz′ardly, Blizz′ardous. [A modern coinage—most prob. onomatopœic, on the analogy of blow, blast, &c.]
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The numerical value of blizzard in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of blizzard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of blizzard in a Sentence
The blizzard of the world has crossed the threshold and it's overturned the order of the soul...
Tonight is about grit, and my story, like so many of yours, is one of resilience, i announced my candidacy in the middle of a Minnesota blizzard. And there were a lot of people that predicted I wouldn't even get through that speech, but not the people of my state, and not the people of New Hampshire. Except, then they predicted that we wouldn't make it through the summer. We did. Then they predicted we wouldn't make it to the debates and Man, were we at the debate in New Hampshire.
I decided to go to Outside BlizzCon to continue to share the message, but I am also holding out hope that we can convince Activision Blizzard to change Activision Blizzard mind and apologize about this.
The storm will then have explosive strengthening over the Gulf Stream in the Atlantic, bringing hurricane force winds and blizzard conditions for parts of coastal New England tomorrow.
Say we have a blizzard coming. People might have a mild amount of fear or anxiety associated with that.
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- عاصفة ثلجيةArabic
- фъртуна, виелицаBulgarian
- rufaga, torbCatalan, Valencian
- vánice, sněhová vichřice, sněhová bouře, chumelenice, blizard, meteliceCzech
- Schneesturm, BlizzardGerman
- χιονοθύελλα, θύελλα, χαρτομάνιGreek
- tempestad de nieve, ventiscaSpanish
- کولاک, بورانPersian
- pyry, myräkkä, lumimyrskyFinnish
- síobadh sneachtaIrish
- cathadh-sneachda, cathadhScottish Gaelic
- nivegoza tempestoIdo
- montagna, bufera di neve, marea, tormentaItalian
- סוּפַת שHebrew
- ningor, nigorLatin
- huka kairākauMāori
- цасан шуургаMongolian
- chííl bił hááyołNavajo, Navaho
- nawała, śnieżyca, nawał, zadymka, blizzard, zamiećPolish
- nevão, montanha, nevasca, montePortuguese
- viscol, viforRomanian
- снежная буря, метель, пурга, буран, вьюгаRussian
- mèćava, мѐћаваSerbo-Croatian
- snöstorm, snöoväderSwedish
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