icicle

[ahy-si-kuhl]
noun
1.
a pendent, tapering mass of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water.
2.
a thin strip of paper, plastic, or foil, usually silvery, for hanging on a Christmas tree as decoration.
3.
a cold, unemotional person.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English isikel, Old English īsgicel, equivalent to īs ice + gicel icicle; akin to Old Norse jǫkul mass of ice, glacier

icicled, adjective
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icicle (ˈaɪsɪkəl)
 
n
a hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water
 
[C14: from ice + ickel, from Old English gicel icicle, related to Old Norse jökull large piece of ice, glacier]
 
'icicled
 
adj

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icicle
M.E. isykle, from is "ice" + ikel "icicle," from O.E. gicel (rel. to cylegicel "cold ice"), from P.Gmc. *jekilaz (cf. O.N. jaki "piece of ice," dim. jökull "icicle, ice, glacier"). Dialectical ickle "icicle" survived into 20c.
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Example sentences
So far, this winter isnt turning us into icicle pops.
Keep your eye clear as the bleb of the icicle, trust the feel of what nubbed
  treasure your hands have known.
Starting from the tip of the icicle, he used the snow shovel to break the
  icicle into smaller portions.
Icicle at some point in the past, or they would not exist there today.
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