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ice water

water chilled with or as if with ice.
melted ice.
Origin of ice water
First recorded in 1715-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The constancy of his companions braced Madden like a dash of ice water.

    The Cruise of the Dry Dock T. S. Stribling
  • Where did the water on the outside of the glass of ice water come from?

    Common Science Carleton W. Washburne
  • Please bring some ice water into my office on your way to bed.

    The Lost Despatch Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  • Then she poured me a glass of ice water and put it where I could reach it with my other hand.

    Highways in Hiding George Oliver Smith
  • Preserve in a bottle, and when needed, dilute in a tumbler of ice water.

    The Italian Cook Book Maria Gentile
British Dictionary definitions for ice water

ice water

water formed from ice
Also called iced water. drinking water cooled by refrigeration or the addition of ice
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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