noun, Chiefly Northern, North Midland, and Western U.S.
a social gathering, usually to raise money for a local church or school, where ice cream is the principal refreshment.
- Ice-cream soda
noun 1. (mainly US) ice cream served in a tall glass of carbonated water and a little milk, usually flavoured in various ways
- Ice-cream suit
noun 1. a man’s lightweight summer suit of white or a finely striped or solid pastel color.
- Ice-cream supper
noun, South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. an ice-cream social held in the late afternoon or early evening.
plural noun, Meteorology. 1. precipitation consisting of small, slowly falling crystals of ice.