snow in

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w>snow in

vt sep (usu pass) to be or get snowed ineinschneien; we are snowed inwir sind eingeschneit
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Brown ale lies ripening in the cellar, hams and bacon hang in the smoke-shed, and crabs are stowed away in the straw for roasting in the wintertime, when the north wind piles the snow in drifts around the gables and the fire crackles warm upon the hearth.
said Vasili Andreevich, pointing to something dark that appeared amid the snow in front of them.