snow tire

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n snow tire an automobile pneumatic tire with deep tread to give traction in snow
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Usage

In literature:

Smiling tiredly, he began to rub them with the snow.
"Fantazius Mallare" by Ben Hecht
It's too late for him to disturb the Snows, and he's been traveling all day; he's dreadfully tired.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. XXXI, No. 3, July 1908." by Various
She was a slender, large-framed woman, with snow-white hair and a wrinkled, tired, though kindly face.
"Chit-Chat; Nirvana; The Searchlight" by Mathew Joseph Holt
The snow-white beauties were never tired of, but furnished food equally as good as the caribou.
"The Trail of a Sourdough" by May Kellogg Sullivan
The nearer home the deeper got the snow, and, of course, so much the more tired I felt.
"Happy Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
It certainly did look like snow, and he was tired of bumping over the frozen road.
"The Life of Nancy" by Sarah Orne Jewett
It certainly did look like snow, and he was tired of bumping over the frozen road.
"Strangers and Wayfarers" by Sarah Orne Jewett
They were covered with snow and looked very tired.
"The Curlytops Snowed In" by Howard R. Garis
Why, I'm so tired of the cold and the snow and the white, white mountains that I can hardly stand it.
"The Crimson Gardenia and Other Tales of Adventure" by Rex Beach
Presently he too fell softly sideways into the snow as a tired child falls.
"Dick's Desertion" by Marjorie L. C. Pickthall
The cab rolled on, its tires crunching the hard-packed snow.
"Ghost Beyond the Gate" by Mildred A. Wirt
Tired of the bivouacs among the dazzling snow!
"Alas!" by Rhoda Broughton
Ruddy, who had been capering about until he was tired, lay down in the snow at the top of the hill.
"Rick and Ruddy" by Howard R. Garis
Although we were tired on reaching land, we began to build several snow-houses in which to sleep.
"My Attainment of the Pole" by Frederick A. Cook
It's too late for him to disturb the Snows, and he's been traveling all day; he's dreadfully tired.
"The Wayfarers" by Mary Stewart Cutting
I did feel tired and queer, but your snow broth has made me all right.
"The Rainbow Book Tales of Fun & Fancy" by Mabel Henriette Spielmann
But Sammy, Tess and Dot had quite tired of playing in the snow.
"The Corner House Girls Snowbound" by Grace Brooks Hill
The tired, wearied, exhausted cattle refused to struggle through the snow-mountains any longer.
"The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries" by Charles G. Harper
When they reached the road that led down to Sycamore Hall, the Hollow now being covered with snow, they saw tire tracks stretching before them.
"The Mystery of Jockey Hollow" by Cleo Garis
When about six miles from camp, I was pretty tired, walking in the snow and up-hill.
"Memoirs of a Veteran Who Served as a Private in the 60's in the War Between the States" by Isaac Hermann
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In poetry:

I am alone, as though I stood
On the highest peak of the tired gray world,
About me only swirling snow,
Above me, endless space unfurled;
"Alone" by Sara Teasdale
Beneath the sheet of gleaming snow,
Berlin sleeps tired of its plight.
And then - a roar, a blast, a blow,
A continuous crackling flow,
And rushing echoes rend the night.
"Johannes" by Hristo Smirnenski
The gray year drifted out
As a tired love might go,
And there was no heart to breathe a song
Across the leagues of snow.
O the gray, sad year went out, went out,
And who was there to know?
"The Procession" by Charles Hanson Towne
Growing in whispers from the Writers' Congress,
the snow circles like cossacks round the corpse
of a tired Choctaw till it is a blizzard
of treaties and white papers as we lose
sight of the single human through the cause.
"Forest Of Europe" by Derek Walcott

In news:

Snow tires vs all-weather radials: Tread right.
Studded snow tires are enough to give you the confidence you need to drive comfortably on ice, no.
Laws regarding snow tire usage.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, there is no law regarding when or when you can't have snow tires on your vehicle.
But for many people, it is the snow on the ground, not the dates on the calendar, that tells them it's time to buy new tires or put the old snow tires back on.
Not that I forget how to drive in snow, just the fact that I don't service my car or change my tires.
On Mount Charleston, where officials were requiring motorists to have four-wheel drive or snow tires to travel, about a foot of snow was dumped.
Some Portlanders didn't prepare for the possible snow storm by checking their tires or their emergency kits.
I have 4 Studded Snow Tires.
Highway officials say it's looking wintery in Oregon's snow zones, so drivers with studded tires can keep using them during the first days of April.
With winter weather in the forecast, local tire shops prepared for a mad dash to get snow tires on hundreds of cars.
Hammer said he tried to get his snow tires on earlier in the week but the wait was too long.
NEW studded snow tires on new wheels 185/65-R14.
"A narrower tire cuts through the snow and down to the pavement, rather than riding on top like a ski," says Tire Rack product information specialist Woody Rogers.
Winter Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V1 235/55RR-18 Tire Rack price per tire : $162 Packed snow @ 30 mph 74 ft Dry road @ 70 mph (37 mph) 205 ft.
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