Meaning of ICE in English


Function: verb

Inflected Form: iced ; ic · ing

Date: 15th century

transitive verb

1 a : to coat with or convert into ice b : to chill with ice c : to supply with ice

2 : to cover with or as if with icing

3 : to put on ice

4 : SECURE 1B <made two free throws ⋯ to ice the win ― Jack McCallum>

5 : to shoot (an ice hockey puck) the length of the rink and beyond the opponents' goal line

6 slang : KILL 1A

intransitive verb

1 : to become ice-cold

2 a : to become covered with ice ― often used with up or over b : to have ice form inside

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.