Definition of 'icing'
Example sentences containing 'icing'
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That goal was just the icing on the cake. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sprinkle with a little sifted icing sugar before serving. The Sun (2016)It would be the icing on the cake of my career. The Sun (2016)Serve lightly dusted with a little icing sugar or some snowflake sprinkles. The Sun (2016)For me that would be the icing on the cake. The Sun (2016)Dust with a little more icing sugar before serving. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Finding original images of the house or past owners is the icing on the cake. Times, Sunday Times (2016)While the cake is cooling, make the icing. The Sun (2016)The cinematography is the icing on the cake of this well-crafted thriller. The Sun (2017)Use green icing to make a stalk outline for each pumpkin. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Spoon the yoghurt and fromage frais into a large bowl and add the icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We have had a tremendous year and this is the icing on the cake. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Now that really would put the icing on the cupcakes. The Sun (2012)To go to the finals would be the icing on the cake. The Sun (2016)It put the icing on the cake in what was a great season for me. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Add the icing sugar and whisk together until it forms a firm cream. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To catch it would be the icing on the cake. The Sun (2011)He and his linesman then put the icing on the cake. The Sun (2012)Add the icing sugar and pulse a few times until combined. The Sun (2012)This is just the icing on the cake. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So this news really is the icing on the cake. The Sun (2006)Then put the icing back into the piping bag cut a larger hole and fill between the piped edges. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sift over a little icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Too sweet, like pink fondant icing. The Glasgow Girls (1994)Put two thirds of the fruit in blender with 1 tbsp icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Tears have already been shed over the brioche, reputations left in tatters over the fondant icing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Add 1 tbsp icing sugar and juice from a lime or lemon. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Lacy fight was a high and winning this belt puts the icing on it. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Transfer the pancakes to a large platter, sift over some icing sugar and serve with a big bowl of brandy butter or cream. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'icing'
British English: icing /ˈaɪsɪŋ/ NOUN
Icing is a sweet substance made from powdered sugar that is used to cover and decorate cakes.
- American English: icing
- Arabic: تَزْيِيـنُ الكَعْكِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: cobertura de bolo
- Chinese: 糖衣
- Croatian: glazura
- Czech: cukrová poleva
- Danish: glasur
- Dutch: suikerglazuur
- European Spanish: glaseado
- Finnish: kuorrutus
- French: glaçage
- German: Glasur
- Greek: γλασάρισμα
- Italian: glassa
- Japanese: アイシング
- Korean: 당의 맛이 단
- Norwegian: glasur
- Polish: lukier
- European Portuguese: cobertura doce
- Romanian: glazură
- Russian: сахарная глазурь
- Spanish: glaseado
- Swedish: glasyr
- Thai: น้ำตาลไอซิ่งบนหน้าขนมเค้ก
- Turkish: pastanın üzerindeki şekerli süsleme
- Ukrainian: глазур
- Vietnamese: kem phủ trên bánh
Definition of icing from the Collins English Dictionary
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