icily

All Adverb
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  • Perhaps he did not even know that she was being icily rude. Cited from T. Tembarom, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Then the weather changed and became icily cold, with snow and rain. Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • It looked icily beautiful, the snow so pure and the sky such a bright, sharp blue! Cited from Lady's Life in Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Bird
  • Oh, how icily cold it was; but it did not last long. Cited from Stories from Hans Andersen, by Hans Christian Anderson
  • The beating of his heart was stronger, and his hands seemed less icily cold. Cited from Brought Home, by Hesba Stretton
  • Her face was deadly pale; her fingers felt icily cold as they closed round my hand. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • Martin's cold blue eyes looked icily into his wife's blazing gray ones. Cited from Dust, by Mr. And Mrs. Haldeman-Julius
  • I have to thank heaven that the man was one of those who can strike icily. Cited from Diana of the Crossways by Meredith, v5
  • On that last evening he had been icily cold. Cited from Mary Gray, by Katharine Tynan
  • She must just be icily cold, and if he should be further impertinent she could remain in her cabin. Cited from His Hour, by Elinor Glyn
  • Perhaps she was not always as icily indifferent to him as she chose to appear in public. Cited from T. Tembarom, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • I never thought until then that a bow could be so profoundly executed and yet so icily cold. Cited from Paths of Glory, by Irvin S. Cobb
  • Every morning when Tommy came to see her she asked him, icily how Alice was. Cited from Tommy and Grizel, by J.M. Barrie
  • "And who gave you authority to call such a meeting?" asked Linda icily. Cited from The Luckiest Girl in the School, by Angela Brazil
  • A cutting wind struck her icily as she crossed the few steps of open between cabin and kitchen. Cited from Big Timber, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Then both were afraid, and both were as icily tranquil as the thing upon the bed. Cited from The Rivet in Grandfather's Neck, by James Branch Cabell
  • Gray was on his feet now and he was smiling icily. Cited from Flowing Gold, by Rex Beach
  • He grew icily cool, master of his every faculty. Cited from Fire-Tongue, by Sax Rohmer
  • Nevertheless, she continued to be icily on her guard. Cited from Man With Two Left Feet, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • For a second he listened, the blood running icily in his veins. Cited from Afterwards, by Kathlyn Rhodes
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Meaning of icily

  • adverb In a cold and icy manner
    `Mr. Powell finds it easier to take it out of mothers, children and sick people than to take on this vast industry,' Mr Brown commented icily