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ice
British English: /ʌɪs/
American English: /aɪs/

Translation of ice in German:

noun no pl.

  • 1
    Eis, das
    become ice feel/be like ice
    (be very cold) eiskalt sein
    there was ice over the pond
    eine Eisschicht bedeckte den Teich
    fall through the ice
    auf dem Eis einbrechen
    be on ice [colloquial] (be held in reserve) (Plan)
    auf Eis Dat. liegen [colloquial]
    put on ice
    [colloquial]
    auf Eis Akk. legen [colloquial]
    be on thin ice
    [figurative]
    sich auf dünnes Eis begeben haben
    break the ice [figurative] (make a beginning)
    den Anfang machen
    (break through reserve) das Eis brechen
    cut 1 2, → skate2 2
  • 2 (confection)
    [Speise]eis, das
    Eiscreme, die
    an ice/two ices
    ein/zwei Eis
  • 3no pl., no indef. art. (American English) [colloquial]
    (diamonds) Diamanten

transitive verb

  • 2
    (cool with ice) [mit Eis] kühlen
    iced coffee/tea
    Eiskaffee, der
    Tee mit Eis
    be iced
    eisgekühlt sein

Phrasal verbs

ice over

intransitive verb
(Gewässer)
zufrieren
(Straße, Flugzeug)
vereisen

ice up

intransitive verb 1
(freeze) (Wasserleitung)
einfrieren
2ice over

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