What does icebox mean?

Definitions for iceboxˈaɪsˌbɒks

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word icebox.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. refrigerator, icebox(noun)

    white goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures


  1. icebox(Noun)

    A box containing ice, used to keep food cold.

  2. icebox(Noun)

    A compartment in a refrigerator that is colder than the rest of the refrigerator and is used as a freezer.

  3. icebox(Noun)

    A refrigerator.

  4. icebox(Adjective)

    agreeable, awesome.

  5. Origin: as before electric refrigeration it was literally a box loaded with ice to keep things cold


  1. Icebox

    An icebox is a compact non-mechanical refrigerator which was a common kitchen appliance before the development of safe powered refrigeration devices.

Editors Contribution

  1. icebox

    Container Utilized to Chill/Preserve Food and Beverages.

    Iceboxes had hollow walls that were lined with tin or zinc and packed with various insulating materials such as cork, sawdust, straw or seaweed.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of icebox in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of icebox in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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