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Definitions of ice

  1. amphetamine used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
  2. a frozen dessert with fruit flavoring ( especially one containing no milk)
  3. decorate with frosting; " frost a cake"
  4. a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
  5. a rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; " the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"
  6. a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine
  7. the frozen part of a body of water
  8. ( informal) diamonds; " look at the ice on that dame!"
  9. water frozen in the solid state; " Americans like ice in their drinks"
  10. put ice on or put on ice; " Ice your sprained limbs"
  11. diamonds; " look at the ice on that dame!"
  12. Water or other fluid frozen or reduced to the solid state by cold; frozen water. It is a white or transparent colorless substance, crystalline, brittle, and viscoidal. Its specific gravity ( 0. 92, that of water at 4¡ C. being 1. 0) being less than that of water, ice floats.
  13. Concreted sugar.
  14. Water, cream, custard, etc., sweetened, flavored, and artificially frozen.
  15. Any substance having the appearance of ice; as, camphor ice.
  16. To cover with ice; to convert into ice, or into something resembling ice.
  17. To cover with icing, or frosting made of sugar and milk or white of egg; to frost, as cakes, tarts, etc.
  18. To chill or cool, as with ice; to freeze.
  19. Frozen water; any substance resembling ice, as menthol ice; a frozen confection, such as water ice.
  20. To change into a frozen state; freeze; preserve by freezing; cover with melted sugar; frost.
  21. Water congealed by a temperature below 32° F. ( 0° C).
  22. Congealed water.
  23. Water congealed by freezing: concreted sugar.
  24. To cover with ice: to freeze: to cover with concreted sugar:- pr. p. icing; pa. p. iced.
  25. Frozen water; concreted sugar.
  26. To cover with ice; freeze; incrust with sugar.
  27. To freeze or chill.
  28. To frost, as cake.
  29. Congealed or frozen water.
  30. Ice cream, frosting, or icing.
  31. Same as - ISE.
  32. Water or other fluid congealed by freezing; concreted sugar; ice- cream.
  33. To cover with ice; to chill; to freeze. To break the ice, to make the first opening in any attempt.
  34. Frozen water; water in a solid state; a sweetmeat.
  35. To chill; to cover with ice.
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Quotes of ice

  1. I usually get myself into situations that cause sparks. I mean I'm a girl that likes the storms. I love feeling alive, I love walking out in the cold in my bare feet and feeling the ice on my toes. – Tori Amos
  2. I skated in ice shows all over Europe and South Africa for 20 years. I love to ice skate. – Kenny Baker
  3. Spoon the sauce over the ice cream. It will harden. This is what you have been working for. – Nicholson Baker
  4. Say you were standing with one foot in the oven and one foot in an ice bucket. According to the percentage people, you would be perfectly comfortable. – Bobby Bragan
  5. I doubt whether the world holds for any one a more soul -stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice -cream. – Heywood Broun
  6. You want calamities? What about the Ice Age? – Mario Cuomo
  7. It's just an ice bucket with a bottle in it. The two flute glasses are little tray. I got to shut the curtains. I'm in my boxer shorts and shirt. I'm going to take a bath and go to bed. But I want to shut the blinds so it's really dark in the room. – Danny DeVito
  8. Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice – Robert Frost
  9. Having in my life been bitten by the jaws of both victory and defeat, I must rush to add that success is to failure as butter pecan ice cream is to death. – Rupert Holmes
  10. I'll skate on concrete if I have to. I'm not worried about how fast the ice is. I'm worried about how fast I can go on the ice – Clara Hughes
  11. Their toys are alive and can sometimes come to their aid, or get lost and Olie has to find them. They go to other planets. They go to the ice cream planet. – William Joyce
  12. I always knew where I was going eventually, so it helped me to stay at home for three years. It helped me to develop my game. But it also helped me off the ice Life here is way different, and I was able to get older. – Saku Koivu
  13. Right now I'm happy to be on the ice anywhere, anytime. – Eric Lindros
  14. At this time, my work on the SPS power supplies had just come to an end; I joined a study group on the pp project and an experimental team studying cooling in a small ring( ICE – Simon van der Meer
  15. Ice -cream is exquisite- what a pity it isn't illegal. – Voltaire

Usage examples for ice

  1. You know the old Ice House? – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  2. Come on, you fellows, an ice would be just the thing now." – A Chapter of Adventures by G. A. Henty
  3. Therefore I should meet ice at the surface again. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  4. But it's fifteen feet above the ice and how's one to reach it? – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  5. The ice cakes are clear blue, and they are lifted out and started up the run in leisurely procession. – A Northern Countryside by Rosalind Richards
  6. Having once broken the ice and spoken to him, I never gave him up. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  7. Give me ice quickly. – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  8. The 'copter made a loud, loud noise as it went skittering down toward the object- and the children- on the ice – Long Ago, Far Away by William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster
  9. Her voice was as ice – A Man and His Money by Frederic Stewart Isham
  10. Observe, we do not say that they are merely covered over with ice they are absolutely filled up with it from top to bottom. – The Ocean and its Wonders by R.M. Ballantyne
  11. Mr. and Miss Martell have been caught in the ice out in an open boat, for hours. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  12. I shall go back to the world, and who shall know of the heart of fire beneath the ice – Arms and the Woman by Harold MacGrath
  13. My heart turned instantly to stone, to ice – The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Last Updated: February 18, 2009
  14. If there is an ice box there, you shall have a room in it; but no ice water for the old lady. – The Mystery of the Locks by Edgar Watson Howe
  15. But there was no ice foot. – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely
  16. " But we're not after ice Dave protested. – The High School Boys' Fishing Trip by H. Irving Hancock
  17. Although the night was very still and the stars were shining in myriads, the cold was so intense that there was nearly an inch of ice on the panes. – The Invasion of France in 1814 by Émile Erckmann Alexandre Chatrian
  18. They found the ice of the pond in the same state. – Jonas on a Farm in Winter by Jacob Abbott
  19. Without their help I wouldn't have cut much ice in this city. – Greenmantle by John Buchan
  20. This broke the ice – The Man Who Pleases and the Woman Who Charms by John A. Cone

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