iced


iced
ice NOUN 1) frozen water, a brittle transparent crystalline solid. 2) chiefly Brit. an ice cream or water ice. 3) informal diamonds.
VERB 1) decorate with icing. 2) (usu. ice up/over) become covered or blocked with ice. 3) N. Amer. informal clinch (a victory or deal). 4) N. Amer. informal kill.
break the ice — Cf. ↑break the ice
on thin ice — Cf. ↑on thin ice
DERIVATIVES iced adjective.
ORIGIN Old English.

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  • Iced — ([imac]st), a. 1. Covered with ice. [1913 Webster] 2. Chilled with ice; as, iced water; iced tea; iced coffee; of beverages. [1913 Webster] 3. (Cookery) Covered with something resembling ice, as sugar icing; frosted; as, iced cake. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • iced — [aıst] adj 1.) iced drinks are made very cold or served with ice ▪ iced water ▪ iced tea ▪ iced coffee 2.) an iced cake has ↑icing on the top …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Iced — may refer to:*a food item that has been covered with icing * Iced (episode), a CSI episode *Iced!, an immigration video game …   Wikipedia

  • Iced! — (I Can End Deportation) est jeu vidéo dont le jeu est disponible depuis janvier 2008 dans lequel le joueur endosse le rôle d un immigré illégal à la frontière entre les États Unis et le Mexique. Le créateurs affirment que le but est de mettre le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • iced — [ aıst ] adjective an iced drink is very cold and contains pieces of ice …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Iced! — I can end deportation is a computer game in which the player takes on the role of a illegal immigrant. The creators have stated the purpose is to put the gamer in the shoes of the character and see how life is for illegial immigrants.The game… …   Wikipedia

  • Iced Vo Vo — An Iced Vo Vo is a wheat flour biscuit topped with a strip of pink fondant either side of a strip of strawberry jam and sprinkled with coconut.cite web |url=http://www.arnotts.com.au/products/IcedVoVo.aspx |title= Iced Vo Vo|accessdate=2007 12… …   Wikipedia

  • iced — [[t]a͟ɪst[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n An iced drink has been made very cold, often by putting ice in it. ...iced tea. 2) ADJ: usu ADJ n An iced cake is covered with a layer of icing. We were all given little iced cakes. Syn: frosted …   English dictionary

  • iced — chal·iced; crev·iced; iced; un·iced; …   English syllables

  • iced — adjective a) With ice added. Id like an iced tea. b) Very cold, but not necessarily containing ice. an iced drink …   Wiktionary

  • iced — UK [aɪst] / US adjective 1) an iced drink is very cold and contains pieces of ice 2) an iced cake or biscuit is covered with icing …   English dictionary