Synonyms of break the ice
break the ice
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kick offDictionary • The main purpose of his trip was to break the ice.
kick off (informal)
lead the way
take the plunge (informal)
make a start
begin a relationship
initiate the proceedings
start or set the ball rolling (informal)
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Thesaurus for break the ice from the Collins English Thesaurus
to relieve shyness or reserve, esp between strangers