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Ice

Ice

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noun


(1)   A rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating
"The crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"
(2)   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
(3)   An amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
(4)   A frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)
(5)   A flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
(6)   The frozen part of a body of water
(7)   Diamonds
"Look at the ice on that dame!"
(8)   Water frozen in the solid state
"Americans like ice in their drinks"

verb


(9)   Put ice on or put on ice
"Ice your sprained limbs"
(10)   Decorate with frosting
"Frost a cake"
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Etymology


From , from . Cognate with Dutch , German , Icelandic , Swedish , Danish , Persian .

Noun


  1. Water in frozen (solid) form.
  2. Any frozen volatile chemical, such as ammonia or carbon dioxide.
  3. A frozen dessert made of fruit juice, water and sugar.
  4. Any substance having the appearance of ice.
  5. One or more diamonds.
  6. Crystal form of methamphetamine.
  7. The pitch.

Verb



  1. To cool with ice, as a beverage.
  2. To become ice, to freeze.
  3. : To murder.
  4. To cover with icing (frosting made of sugar and milk or white of egg); to frost; as cakes, tarts, etc.
  5. To put out a team for a match.
    Milton Keynes have yet to ice a team this season
  6. To shoot the puck the length of the playing surface, causing a stoppage in play called icing.
    If the Bruins ice the puck, the faceoff will be in their own zone.