part of speech: noun

definition 1: water in a frozen, solid state.

definition 2: a body of frozen surface water on a lake, pond, sea or river.

definition 3: a dessert made of sweetened crushed ice.

phrase: break the ice


part of speech: verb

inflections: ices, icing, iced

definition 1: to make very cold, especially through contact with ice; chill.

  • He iced the bottles of soda for the party.

definition 2: to coat or decorate with icing.

  • She iced the cupcakes with chocolate.

definition 3: to become coated with ice (often followed by “up” or “over”).

  • The pond ices over in January.

Word Builder: ice +
iced: served cold or with ice.