Icy



[ahy-see] /ˈaɪ si/

adjective, icier, iciest.
1.
made of, full of, or covered with :
icy roads.
2.
resembling .
3.
cold:
icy winds.
4.
without warmth of feeling; coldly unfriendly; frigid:
an icy stare.
/ˈaɪsɪ/
adjective icier, iciest
1.
made of, covered with, or containing ice
2.
resembling ice
3.
freezing or very cold
4.
cold or reserved in manner; aloof
adj.

Old English isig; see ice (n.) + -y (2). Modern use is said to be a late Middle English re-formation. Figurative use from 1590s. Related: Icily; iciness.

adjective

Excellent; good; cool: The old Valley Girl terms ”rad” and ”icy” still describe the very cool (1980s+ Teenagers)

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