ice show

noun

Definition of ice show

: an entertainment consisting of various exhibitions by ice-skaters usually with musical accompaniment

Examples of ice show in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gila River Arena has nothing scheduled for that day at present, hosting an ice show the previous night. José M. Romero, The Arizona Republic, 15 Mar. 2022 Skaters from an ice show twirl gleamingly in the middle distance. Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker, 21 Feb. 2022 Erin Clark/Globe Staff Two-time US Olympic Medalist Nancy Kerrigan co-hosted the ice show in Providence. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 3 Dec. 2021 After a year of uncertainty gives way to actually being able to host the ice show, Drenski said the response so far has been positive. John Benson, cleveland, 12 May 2021 Her first prize, won in 1990, was a pair of tickets to an ice show. Katherine Lucky, The New Republic, 14 May 2021 Roughly 120 youth skaters -- ranging in age from 3 to 18 -- will be participating in the 2021 ice show taking place at 7:30 p.m. May 21, 2 and 7:30 p.m. John Benson, cleveland, 12 May 2021 That includes an ice show that’s outdoors for the first time and a new fireworks show. Dewayne Bevil, orlandosentinel.com, 2 Nov. 2020 Cirque du Soleil’s recent expansion into ice shows has opened up job opportunities for the figure-skating crowd. Chris Varias, Cincinnati.com, 21 Jan. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of ice show

1920, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

26 Mar 2022

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“Ice show.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ice%20show. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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