noun Northern New England.

the breaking up of ice on lakes and streams during spring thaw.

Nearby words

  1. ice-cream soda,
  2. ice-cream suit,
  3. ice-cream supper,
  4. ice-free,
  5. ice-minus,
  6. ice-scoured,
  7. ice-skate,
  8. ice-up,
  9. ice-water,
  10. ice.

Origin of ice-out

First recorded in 1965–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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