Definition of 'ice'
Example sentences containing 'ice'
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Fill the glass with crushed ice and strain the drink over the ice and serve. The Sun (2016)It may take ten times longer to stop on snow and ice. The Sun (2017)Sprinkle with the extra almonds and dust with icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our forebears lived and died here from the end of the last ice age to the time of Stonehenge itself. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Motorists were told to expect treacherous driving conditions today as freezing fog and ice continued to cause problems in parts of England. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The ice cover last month of 3.5m square miles was 750,000 square miles below normal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The rooms are cosy but basic, and have sweeping views of the surrounding lake, mountains and ice fields. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mix the peach purée and lemon juice with ice and strain into a chilled flute glass. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The ice that formed on their surface was pushed along by the force of the flow. The Gods of Asgard (1989)The telegraph poles were made of solid ice. SIGNOR MARCONI'S MAGIC BOX: The invention that sparked the radio revolution (2003)They too exude a sense of impending ice age. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The big summer drink plus ice cream equals our new favourite summer pudding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The rest of the pictured area would have been covered by unbroken ice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But there was no snow and no ice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Gradually whisk in icing sugar until you reach desired consistency. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The ice fields were not far away from us. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)Sun yesterday ice hockey team as a poor second option is totally wrong. The Sun (2007)This is followed by cake and ice cream. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)The big freeze is gradually icing over the whole economy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Three years ago weeks of ice and snow caused big problems. The Sun (2013)It lacks the natural heft you get in richer ice cream. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Speedy freezing will reduce the chance of large ice crystals forming. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The ice seems solid the moment before it cracks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The key to his insight was that the ice ages were also dry. Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (2007)All that snow and ice is a slip hazard. The Sun (2009)Garnish with mint leaves and dust with icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The ice rink was fully booked. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is entirely covered with ice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Top with the berries, icing sugar and lemon zest. The Sun (2011)It is hard to imagine a summer diet that sounds more appealing: consume ice lollies and iced drinks and watch the pounds melt away. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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