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ice queen

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ice maiden

noun phrase

A very cool and composed woman; a chilly woman; iceberg: Margaret Thatcher, the Ice Maiden, branded the conservative Gorsuch ''the Ice Queen''/ Ms Stone plays Sally, a powerful woman, another ice queen whose roiling emotions remain contained

[1970s+; perhaps modeled on the title of Hans Christian Andersen's tale The Snow Queen]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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