icebound

adjective ice·bound \ ˈīs-ˌbau̇nd \

Definition of icebound

: surrounded, obstructed, or covered by ice

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First Known Use of icebound

circa 1637


ICEBOUND Defined for English Language Learners

icebound

adjective

Definition of icebound for English Language Learners

  • : surrounded or blocked by ice


ICEBOUND Defined for Kids

icebound

adjective ice·bound \ ˈīs-ˌbau̇nd \

Definition of icebound for Students

: surrounded or blocked by ice

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