Synonyms of ice in English:

ice


See definition of ice

noun

1‘the lake was covered with ice’

SYNONYMS
frozen water
icicle, iceberg, glacier
black ice, glaze, verglas, frost, rime

2‘assorted ices’

SYNONYMS
ice cream
sorbet, water ice
North American sherbet

3‘the ice in her voice had no effect on him’

SYNONYMS
coldness, coolness, frost, frostiness, iciness, chilliness, glaciality, frigidity, lack of warmth
hostility, unfriendliness, stiffness, distance, stand-offishness, aloofness

verb

1‘the lake has iced over’

SYNONYMS
freeze, freeze over, turn into ice, harden, solidify
archaic glaciate
ANTONYMS

thaw

2‘she had iced the cake and written ‘Good Luck’ on it’

SYNONYMS
cover with icing, glaze
North American frost

Phrases

    on ice

    ‘Govan's transfer to the City team was still on ice last night’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    in abeyance, pending, ongoing, in the air, up in the air, open, still open, hanging fire, in the balance

    in suspension, in a state of suspension, suspended, put to one side, in a state of uncertainty, in limbo, in no man's land, betwixt and between

    deferred, postponed, put off

    awaiting attention, awaiting decision, awaiting action, unattended to, outstanding, unfinished, incomplete

    unresolved, undetermined, undecided, unsettled, unconcluded, uncertain

    informal

    on the back burner, in cold storage

    ANTONYMS

    in hand

    with ice

    ‘would you like your Scotch with ice?’


    SYNONYMS

    on the rocks