noun[mass noun] British
A sweet made from sugar and desiccated coconut.
- My granddad and uncle worked together in a sweet factory, so I always had a healthy supply of coconut ice, jelly babies and sherbet dip.
- When a confectioner's window is going for opulence, it's those slabs of coconut ice and fluorescent sugar mice which look prettier on display.
- He had brought in some sweets for her, crunchy coconut ices baked by the neighbour's industrious mother.
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