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icing

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noun ic·ing \ˈī-siŋ\

Definition of icing

  1. 1 :  a sweet flavored usually creamy mixture used to coat baked goods (as cupcakes) —called also frosting

  2. 2 :  something that adds to the interest, value, or appeal of an item or event —often used in the phrase icing on the cake



Circa 1740

First Known Use of icing

circa 1740


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icing

noun ic·ing

Definition of icing

  1. :  an illegal act by an ice-hockey player of shooting a puck from within the defensive zone or defensive half of the rink beyond the opponents' goal line but not into the goal



1948

First Known Use of icing

1948



ICING Defined for Kids

icing

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noun ic·ing \ˈī-siŋ\

Definition of icing for Students

  1. :  a sweet coating for baked goods (as cakes)




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