i·cy / ˈīsē/ •
adj. (i·ci·er, i·ci·est) covered with or consisting of ice: there were icy patches on the roads. ∎ very cold: an icy wind. ∎ fig. (of a person's tone or manner) very unfriendly; hostile: her voice was icy.DERIVATIVES: i·ci·ly / ˈīsilē/ adv.i·ci·ness n.
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