broken ice

  1. sea ice that covers from 50 to 80 percent of the surface of water in any particular area.

Words Nearby broken ice Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use broken ice in a sentence

  • Harky and Mun, who'd lingered near the broken ice for the better part of an hour, would have heard her bark.

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