iciness iciness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) coldness due to a cold environment
  2. (n) a lack of affection or enthusiasm

Usage(s):

  1. Liebenberg describes Ramaphosa as a shrewd negotiator who is adept at changing moods, from affability to iciness and back again, as the situation warrants.
  2. Washington would find his surface iciness a sharp contrast to breezy, easygoing Mike Pearson.
  3. The region is south of the long-known Alexandra Mountains and the Byrd-discovered Rockefeller mountains, a great stretch of rumpled iciness.

News

  • Smashing Pumpkins revisit breakthrough albums

    Singer-guitarist Billy Corgan's beads and frilly sleeves, drummer Jimmy Chamberlin's muscle T-shirts and mullet, the porcelain iciness of bassist D'Arcy Wretzky, the shy and enigmatic guitarist James Iha. [...] both Gish and Siamese Dream are getting the deluxe reissue treatment, with tricked-out packages stuffed with outtakes, concert videos, liner notes and extra artwork. [...] to the ...
    on September 15, 2013     Source: San Antonio Express-News

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