Definition of Ice over

1. Verb. Become covered with a layer of ice; of a surface such as a window. "When the wings iced up, the pilot was forced to land his plane"

Exact synonyms: Frost Over, Ice Up
Generic synonyms: Change
Entails: Freeze



Definition of Ice over

1. Verb. (intransitive) To become covered in ice, usually of a body of water. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ice Over

ice hockey player
ice hockey players
ice hockey rink
ice kachang
ice lollies
ice lolly
ice luge
ice luges
ice machine
ice maker
ice milk
ice needle
ice nucleation protein
ice nucleus
ice over (current term)
ice pack
ice packs
ice palace
ice pellet
ice pellets
ice pick
ice picks
ice plant
ice plants
ice pop
ice pops
ice racing
ice resurfacer
ice rink

Literary usage of Ice over

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"A result of this last process is that fissures arc not permanent, but having been produced by the passage of ice over an obstruction, they subsequently ..."

2. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"A result of this last process is that fissures are not permanent, but having been produced by the passage of ice over an obstruction, they subsequently ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"All of the rats learned to eat the ice over the 3 days. ... The anemic animals continued to show a preference for ice over water (Fig. 1). ..."

4. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1884)
"I did not use ice over the cervical and upper dorsal region, for the head was hot and congested, and the ice placed over the sympathetic centres in this ..."

5. The Ice Age in North America: And Its Bearings Upon the Antiquity of Man by George Frederick Wright (1911)
"... scarcely solidified" sediments over this vast region bear slight evidence of any such great change in elevation. The great depth of the ice over ..."

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