ice-cream supper


noun South Midland and Southern U.S.

an ice-cream social held in the late afternoon or early evening.

Nearby words

  1. ice-cream parlor,
  2. ice-cream parlor chair,
  3. ice-cream social,
  4. ice-cream soda,
  5. ice-cream suit,
  6. ice-free,
  7. ice-minus,
  8. ice-out,
  9. ice-scoured,
  10. ice-skate

Origin of ice-cream supper

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95

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