Examples of icy in a Sentence
an icy drink that was especially refreshing on that hot afternoon
she wondered why the salesclerk at the boutique had given her an icy glare
Recent Examples of icy from the Web
The brief period of freezing drizzle along with a flash freeze could lead to icy roads and walkways.
But with the realization that Pluto was a Kuiper belt dwarf planet, researchers began speculating about the origins of the icy world.
The unusual corrosion appears to be confined to places that sprinkle calcium or magnesium road salts on icy roads, rather than standard sodium chloride, according to the company.
Snowfall and icy roads were a factor in the Jennings County crash, according to Indiana State Police.
Authorities in Washington County advise motorists to have traction devices on their vehicles when traveling along portions of Southwest 175th Avenue, Barnes Road and Cornell Road because of icy roads.
But these bear necklaces also held small cameras that, for the first time, afforded a polar bear's view of their icy world.
The family still mines salt, using it in the sauce and shipping it north for coating icy roads.
Many schools districts in Louisiana will remain closed for a second straight day Wednesday, as the precipitation gives way to single-digit wind chills that keep icy roads from thawing.
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ICY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of icy for English Language Learners
: covered with ice
: very cold
: not friendly or kind
ICY Defined for Kids
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