iceberg iceberg  /ˈaɪs bərɡ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a large mass of ice floating at sea; usually broken off of a polar glacier
  2. (n) lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Melted ice runs over an iceberg in Disco Bay, Greenland.
  2. After conducting hundreds of hours of interviews with Milton students, the authors say that the incidents were just the tip of the iceberg.
  3. To its many critics, the Central Intelligence Agency is something of an iceberg in the warm estuaries of democracy.

News

  1. Ice-T Dropping Iceberg Slim Doc Portrait Of A Pimp [VIDEO]

    Following up with his critically acclaimed Art Of Rap documentary, Ice-T is back with Iceberg Slim: Portrait Of A Pimp . The film chronicles the turbulent life of reformed pimp and celebrated author Iceberg Slim.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Hip-Hop Wired

  2. Watch Trailer for 'Iceberg Slim: Portrait Of A Pimp'

    Filed under: Hip-Hop , Movies You can't talk about the history of west coast Hip Hop without dropping the name "Tupac," east coast hip-hop without Rakim and you can't speak about the lore of Midwest pimpin' without mentioning Iceberg Slim. The notorious Chicago pimp has been name-checked by many of your favorite hip-hop artists for decades. Now, Slim is dropping a film highlighting his legendary ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Boombox

  3. An Iceberg in the Heart of Ottawa

    Iluliaq: a monumental work by Greenlandic artist Inuk Silis Høegh As part of SAKAHÀN: International Indigenous Art At the National Gallery of Canada Until September 2, 2013 OTTAWA, June 19, 2013 /CNW/ - A massive iceberg has engulfed the Great Hall of the National...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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Quotes

  1. "What we've found so far is merely the tip of the iceberg," Harper said. "Managed properly, Canada's share of this incredible endowment will fuel the prosperity of our country for generations. And geo-mapping will pave the way for the...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Stephen Harper Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Anybody who believes the Republicans can fix the mess they've created probably believes the iceberg will save the Titanic," Clinton said as she tried to cut down McCain's claim he is a change agent.
    on Sep 9, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "We believe what happened with Ms. Johnston is just the tip of the iceberg and is more symptomatic than coincidental," Hutchins said in an interview. "We've got to deal with the culture of police departments in this country ...... every young...
    on May 2, 2007 By: Markel Hutchins Source: International Herald Tribune

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