icily
Pronunciation
  • (British, America) IPA: /ˈaɪ.sɪ.li/
Adverb

icily

  1. In the manner of ice; with a cold or chilling effect.
  2. (figuratively) In an uncaring or coolly angry manner.
    • 1943, M. F. K. Fisher, "To Feed Such Hunger", The Gastronomical Me
      […] quite often her husband and Jo did not eat at home, or sat icily silent through a meal.
Synonyms Related terms Translations
  • Russian: хо́лодно



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