Definition of icebreaker
1 : a ship equipped (as with a reinforced bow) to make and maintain a channel through ice
2 : something that breaks the ice on a project or occasion; especially : mixer 1c
Examples of icebreaker in a sentence
using an old joke as a conversational icebreaker
First Known Use of icebreaker
ICEBREAKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of icebreaker for English Language Learners
: a ship designed to clear a passage through ice
: something done or said to help people to relax and begin talking at a meeting, party, etc.
ICEBREAKER Defined for Kids
Definition of icebreaker for Students
1 : a ship equipped to make and keep open a channel through ice
2 : something said or done that helps people relax and begin talking in a social situation <The party game was a good icebreaker.>
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