A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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Snawballing, vbl. n. [19th c. Eng. snow-balling (1870); Snawball n.] The action of throwing snowballs. — All prophane pastyme inhibited … speciallie futballing … snaw balling, … guysing [etc.]; 1599 Elgin Rec. II 76.

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