Definition of blue ice in English:

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blue ice

noun

[mass noun]
Ice of a vivid blue colour, formed when a large body of water freezes suddenly.
Example sentences
  • She certainly was stunning, with hair so blonde it was almost white and eyes the colour of blue ice.
  • He and I briefly considered the West Rib or the Messner Couloir, but both had two feet of avalanche-prone windslab over blue ice.
  • The Darwin Glacier was hard, jagged blue ice with no snow cover for most of the journey.

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