icier icier

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
  2. (adj) extremely cold
  3. (adj) covered with or containing or consisting of ice
  4. (adj) shiny and slick as with a thin coating of ice

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The headwind becomes even fiercer and icier in the dark, and it is almost midnight when my headlamp reveals a metal ladder that I figure will lead us to the refuge.
  2. Over time, the relations became icier, with schoolteachers carping that all they got from colleges were airy theories of school reform, spun from on high.
  3. The seven-bedroom house, decorated with the work of indigenous Tlingit and Haida artists, is a warm home base from which to explore considerably icier surroundings.

News

  1. Winter-like storm lumbers east, threatening holiday travel

    Icicles hang from a photinia bush Sunday in Tarrant County, Texas, after cold weather moved through the area. A second, icier round of weather was expected to hit north Texas Sunday night and Monday morning.
    on November 25, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Storm makes driving a challenge in Grants area

    Along Interstate 40 westbound, the closer KOB Eyewitness News 4 got to Grants, the icier the roads became. Read more at KOB.com
    on November 24, 2013     Source: KOB 4 Albuquerque

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