Usage examples for snowball

  1. Then the talk about the money grew from little beginnings like a snowball – An Isle in the Water by Katharine Tynan
  2. The disadvantage of oral tradition is not that it forgets but that it proceeds snowball fashion, adding with every generation new edifying matter. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  3. They've got as much show this year as a snowball would have in a baker's oven. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish
  4. Snowball came to take his horse. – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  5. Snowball can tell you too, if you do not believe me. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  6. What made you throw that snow- ball? – The Errand Boy by Horatio Alger
  7. Are you going too, Snowball – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  8. There is a pile of these arrears very soon, and it swells like a rolling snowball – Dickens As an Educator by James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
  9. But you have to stay here, Snowball – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  10. It seems silly and weak for a man who has been buffeted as I have, who is supposed to gather wisdom and philosophy as a snowball gathers snow as it rolls down hill, to try to drown regret and disappointment in liquor. – Arms and the Woman by Harold MacGrath
  11. On two sides were dense thickets of bushes from which it would be practically impossible to throw a snowball – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  12. And they could avail naught against him, so that at last, descending now by leaps and bounds like a snowball that falls from the top of a mountain, he came into the kitchen. – The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the land of Flanders and elsewhere by Charles de Coster
  13. The same day- June 15th- over and over again; and if someone finds something a little wrong, somehow, the discovery won't have time to snowball wreck the validity of the tests, because all errors are canceled out at midnight." – The Tunnel Under The World by Frederik Pohl
  14. Occasionally, also, the February- sown plants of Henderson's Snowball and Erfurt will button. – The Cauliflower by A. A. Crozier
  15. You had a snowball battle. – The Children's Six Minutes by Bruce S. Wright
  16. It was quoted and talked about until the snowball of fame, steadily gathering momentum, started rolling down- hill to the general public. – Balloons by Elizabeth Bibesco
  17. I'll stay here to- night, said the rabbit, and in the morning I'll look for Snowball again. – Uncle Wiggily's Travels by Howard R. Garis
  18. Come on out and have a snowball match. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  19. There's where I hit you with a snowball – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton
  20. If that's your best dog, quoth John, why, I'll be bound that our Snowball would beat him with one of his legs tied up. – Jesse Cliffe by Mary Russell Mitford