1. [ noun ] (chemistry) water frozen in the solid state
Synonyms: water_ice

"Americans like ice in their drinks"

Related terms: crystal frost icicle black_ice hailstone glacier ice_cube water
2. [ noun ] the frozen part of a body of water
Related terms: object pack_ice drift_ice shelf_ice icefall
3. [ verb ] decorate with frosting
Synonyms: frost

"frost a cake"

Related terms: cover cooking frosting
4. [ noun ] (informal) diamonds
Synonyms: sparkler

"look at the ice on that dame!"

Related terms: diamond colloquialism
5. [ noun ] (food) a frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)
Synonyms: frappe
Related terms: frozen_dessert sherbert water_ice
6. [ verb ] put ice on or put on ice

"Ice your sprained limbs"

Related terms: cool
7. [ noun ] (food) a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
Synonyms: icing frosting
Related terms: topping frost
8. [ noun ] (physics) 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
Synonyms: internal-combustion_engine
Related terms: heat_engine outboard_motor reciprocating_engine rotary_engine radial_engine four-stroke_engine gas_engine Diesel valve-in-head_engine gasoline_engine motor_vehicle motorboat supercharger poppet self-starter lubricating_system engine_block
9. [ noun ] (medicine,pharmacology) amphetamine used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
Synonyms: methamphetamine_hydrochloride Methedrine meth deoxyephedrine chalk chicken_feed crank glass shabu trash methamphetamine
Related terms: controlled_substance amphetamine
10. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 9822
11. [ noun ] (sport) a rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating
Synonyms: ice-skating_rink ice_rink

"the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"

Related terms: rink ice_hockey_rink
Similar spelling:   ic