What does ice-cold mean?

Definitions for ice-cold

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ice-cold(adj)

    as cold as ice


  1. ice-cold(Adjective)

    As cold as ice; very cold.

  2. ice-cold(Adjective)

    Without emotion; distant.

    The way she stared him down and walked away...everyone in the room could tell she was ice-cold.

  3. Origin: isceald, corresponding to .


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ice-cold in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ice-cold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Denis Diderot:

    Virtue is praised but hated. People run away from it, for it is ice-cold and in this world you must keep your feet warm.

  2. Schopenhauer:

    What a man can do and suffer is unknown to himself till some occasion presents itself which draws out the hidden power. Just as one sees not in the water of an unruffled pond the fury and roar with which it can dash down a steep rock without injury to itself, or how high it is capable of rising; or as little as one can suspect the latent heat in ice-cold water.

Images & Illustrations of ice-cold

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