ice storm


noun

a storm of freezing rain and widespread glaze formation.

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Origin of ice storm

First recorded in 1875–80
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British Dictionary definitions for ice storm

ice storm

noun

mainly US a storm of freezing rain that deposits a glaze of ice on the ground
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