Icicled I"ci*cled, a. Having icicles attached. [1913 Webster]

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  • icicled — …   Useful english dictionary

  • icicle — icicled, adj. /uy si keuhl/, n. 1. a pendent, tapering mass of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water. 2. a thin strip of paper, plastic, or foil, usually silvery, for hanging on a Christmas tree as decoration. 3. a cold, unemotional person …   Universalium

  • cold — adj 1. heatless, sunless, cool, chill, chilly, nippy, unheated, unwarmed; frigid, icy, algid, gelid, freezing, ice cold; frosty, wintry, brumal, hibernal, snowy, hoary, rimy; arctic, glacial, polar, hyperborean, hyperboreal, Siberian; bitter,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • icicle — /ˈaɪsɪkəl / (say uysikuhl) noun a pendent tapering mass of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water. {Middle English isykle, Old English īsgicel, from īs ice + gicel icicle. Compare Icelandic jökull mass of ice, glacier} –icicled, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • frosty — [adj] very cold antarctic, arctic, chill, chilly, cool, frigid, frozen, gelid, glacial, hoar, ice capped, icicled, icy, nippy*, rimy, shivery, wintry; concept 605 Ant. heated, hot, warm …   New thesaurus

  • icicle — [ī′sik΄əl, ī′sə kəl] n. [ME isikel < OE * īsgicel (akin to ON isjökull) < īs, ICE + gicel, piece of ice, icicle (Brit dial. ickle), akin to ON jökull, icicle, glacier, jaki, lump of ice < IE base * yeg , ice > MIr aig, Welsh iā, ice,… …   English World dictionary

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