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be snowed out
To be delayed, postponed, or cancelled due to the snow. I was really looking forward to the football match this weekend, but it was snowed out. Spectators are to be aware that there will be no refunds issued if the event is snowed out.
To force the cancellation or postponement of some event because of snow. Used chiefly in the passive: With this blizzard coming, the concert will be snowed out.