icy definition

  • adjective:
    • Containing or covered with ice: an icy road.
    • Bitterly cool; freezing: an icy day. See Synonyms at cold.
    • Resembling ice: icy hands.
    • Chilling in fashion: an icy stare; icy detachment.
    • with respect to, resembling, or abounding in ice; cold; frosty.
    • Covered with ice, completely or partially.
    • Characterized by coldness, by manner, impact, etc.; chilling; frigid; cool.
    • with respect to, resembling, or abounding in, ice; cool; frosty.
    • described as coldness, at the time of way, influence, etc.; chilling; frigid; cold.
    • devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    • covered with or containing or comprising ice
    • shiny and smooth much like a thin finish of ice
    • exceptionally cool
  • others:
    • with respect to, consists of, produced by, resembling, or abounding with ice: since, an icy area; icy coldness; the icy elements of the north.
    • Figuratively, characterized by coldness or coolness, at the time of way, influence, etc.; frigid; chilling; freezing; indifferent.
    • Synonyms Frosty, cold-hearted, stoá¹…y.

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