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

Translation of ice in Italian:

noun

  • 1 the car skidded on the ice
    la macchina ha sbandato sul ghiaccio
    there's ice on the roads
    c'è ghiaccio sulle strade
    a show on ice
    uno spettacolo sul ghiaccio
    a whisky with ice
    un whisky con ghiaccio
    to put something on ice [figurative] “danger! thin ice” (on sign)
    “Pericolo! Ghiaccio sottile”
    your feet are like ice!
    i tuoi piedi sono di ghiaccio!
  • 3 uncountable [informal] (diamonds)
    diamanti (masculine plural)
  • 4 [informal] (amphetamine)
    ice (masculine)

transitive verb

Idioms

to break the ice

to cut no ice

non fare effetto

this argument cut no ice with them

la discussione li lasciò freddi

his excuses cut no ice with me

le sue scuse mi lasciano freddo

to be treading o skating on thin ice

Phrasal verbs

ice over

(roads, runway, windscreen)
coprirsi di ghiaccio
(river, pond)
ghiacciarsi.

ice up

(lock, windscreen wipers, windows)
ghiacciarsi
(airplane)
ricoprirsi di ghiaccio

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