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
However, park officials warn that visitors should expect snow and icy conditions this week, which has the potential to temporarily close the route over safety concerns.
In February, a rare winter flood left residents with an icy mess to clean up.
Like most Targaryens, Daenerys' icy-white hair is her defining feature, which means that Clarke has spent the better part of the last decade wearing platinum wigs.
Most nights at the Dewey Lowman Post 109 American Legion building, Bill Tabeling is sitting at his spot at the bar, right behind the beer tap and holding an icy glass.
Thus, a gene meant to instill frost tolerance into, say, spinach, might come from a fish that lives in icy waters.
Swimmers looking to take up the icy waters should consult their doctors, as the sport could be fatal for someone with a heart condition.
But that number was expected to skyrocket overnight and Wednesday as the icy mess moves up the Northeastern and New England coasts before ending as all snow in New England on Thursday, the National Weather Service said.
In late January, and just days after Putin had done the same, Huntsman even plunged, shirtless, into icy cold water as part the Orthodox tradition for Epiphany, the holiday marking the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River.
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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
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