Ice

Noun

  • (uncountable) Covering made of frozen water on a river or other water basin in cold season.
  • (countable) A frozen dessert made of fruit juice, water and sugar.
  • (uncountable, slang, drugs) Crystal form of methamphetamine.
  • (uncountable) Water in frozen (solid) form.
  • (uncountable, astronomy) Any volatile chemical, such as water, ammonia, or carbon dioxide, not necessarily in solid form.
  • (uncountable, slang) One or more diamonds.
  • (uncountable, physics, astronomy) Any frozen volatile chemical, such as ammonia or carbon dioxide.
  • (uncountable) Any substance having the appearance of ice.
  • (uncountable, ice hockey) The area where a game of ice hockey is played.

Verb

  • (slang): To murder.
  • (ice hockey) 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."

  • To become ice, to freeze.
  • (ice hockey) To put out a team for a match.

    "Milton Keynes have yet to ice a team this season"

  • To cool with ice, as a beverage.
  • To cover with icing (frosting made of sugar and milk or white of egg); to frost; as cakes, tarts, etc.

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