Russian English Dictionary

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метель in English:

1. snowstorm snowstorm


The train arrived late because of the snowstorm.
The snowstorm raged for a full week.
The train was held up for two hours on account of the snowstorm.
She arrived at school on time in spite of the snowstorm.
A heavy snowstorm kept us from going out.
Driving through that snowstorm was a nightmare.
The snowstorm continued.
I lost my sense of direction in the snowstorm.
We watched the snowstorm outside from the safety of our home.
A snowstorm is coming in.
The snowstorm blotted out the view.
The traffic was paralyzed by the snowstorm.
She was looking miserable sitting in the middle of this snowstorm, so I threw a small coin at her.

English word "метель"(snowstorm) occurs in sets:

lingvo winter

2. blizzard blizzard


It's dangerous to be in a blizzard on a mountain.
A blizzard is an example of extreme weather conditions.
We had a terrible time in the blizzard.
We made good time until we ran into a blizzard.
A blizzard is a snow storm with very strong winds.
The mountaineers set off, paying no heed to the severe blizzard.
We found it very hard going back to our base camp in the blizzard.
The strong winds and snow created a real blizzard.
I got stuck in the blizzard on the way home.
They couldn't get home because of the blizzard
Heavy blizzards are approaching from the West
Last night blizzard was unexpected and snowed many families in their houses.
The blizzard struck the north-east yesterday, causing serious damage.
He’s walked through thunderstorms and blizzards, and has yet to be deterred.
I feel a chill seeing the blizzard outside.