icecold

ice-cold

[ahys-kohld]
adjective
1.
cold as ice: Her feet were ice-cold.
2.
without warmth of feeling or manner; unemotional; passionless: an ice-cold reception.

Origin:
before 1000; Old English is-calde; unrecorded in Middle English


1. icelike, freezing, icy, frozen.
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