Definition of "icicles" []

  • A hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water (noun)
  • Plural form of icicle. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "icicles" in a sentence
  • "i was leaving my fifty-eighth year when i woke into the winter of a cold and mortal body thin icicles hanging off the one mad nipple weeping have we not been good children did we not inherit the earth but you must know all about this from your own shivering life"
  • "There were no strings of lights hung in the trees out front, no electric "icicles" dangling from the gutters, no plastic reindeer on the roof, no wreaths hung on the mailbox or front door, nothing Christmasy at all."
  • "WHEELING -- There have been several accidents in the Ohio Valley involving heavy snow and icicles which is reminding people of how dangerous the snow melt can be."
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