Translation of ice in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable(frozen water)at 0°C water turns to icethe lakes and ponds turned to icea 0°C el agua se transforma en hieloher feet turned to icese helaron los lagos y estanquesyour hands are like ice!se le helaron or congelaron los piesshe has a heart of ice¡tienes las manos heladas!it's as cold as ice in heretiene el corazón como un témpano de hieloon iceto put something on iceaquí hace un frío que te congelasthe plans have been put on ice until next yeardejar algo en suspensoaparcar algo (Spain)I'm keeping that money on ice just in case (American English)los planes han quedado en suspenso or han sido aparcados hasta el año que vienethat score put the game on ice for the Tigers (American English)voy a dejar ese dinero en reserva por si acasoto be o skate o walk o tread on thin icecon ese tanto los Tigers se aseguraron la victoriato break the ice to cut no iceit cuts no ice with meestar en or andar por or pisar terreno peligroso or resbaladizothe proposal cut no iceme deja fríome deja tal cualla propuesta cayó en el vacío(before noun) (crystal/cave)de hieloExample sentences
- Her foot broke through a patch of brittle ice to black frozen mud below.
- In a matter of seconds, the toxarin was frozen into a solid block of ice.
- A blue beam shot out of my armor and froze Floria in a solid block of ice.
- 2 countable or uncountable 2.1 2.2(ice cream) (British English)Example sentences
- Oh, and there's treacle tart or very creamy home-made ices for pudding.
- Try serving ices and sorbets in flower-studded ‘ice-bowls’.
- Manfully, I choose from the small list of ices and sorbets a Trufito.
- 3 uncountable (diamonds) [slang] [dated]pedruscos (masculine plural) [colloquial]brillantes (masculine plural)Example sentences
- The pricey drink comes with just one piece of ice: a diamond.
- 2(cake)Example sentences
- If they can't wait long enough to ice fairy cakes, have some extra that can be eaten immediately.
- I slammed the kitchen door on the pair of them and set about icing my cake.
- England, however, made the fatal error of believing this advance publicity - and in their haste, they tried to ice their cake before it had had time to cool.
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