icily cold

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  • Then the weather changed and became icily cold, with snow and rain. Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • "How could so voluptuous looking a creature be so icily cold?" he wondered. Cited from The Reason Why, by Elinor Glyn
  • She talked gayly, but every now and then he saw that she shuddered as though icily cold. Cited from Dora Thorne, by Charlotte M. Braeme
  • Then a sensation of intense coldness came; it was as though some icily cold creature fanned me with its wings! Cited from Brood of the Witch-Queen, by Sax Rohmer
  • My heart leapt wildly in my breast, then seemed to suspend its pulsations and to grow icily cold. Cited from The Hand Of Fu-Manchu, by Sax Rohmer
  • She searched the room once more, however-every corner, under the bed, the chest of drawers and the dressing-table, before she got into bed again, her feet icily cold. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • It was palpable, and hideously brutal to the sense; as though something dead, pressed up against me -- something soft, and icily cold. Cited from The House on the Borderland, by William Hope Hodgson
  • Between the stone blocks roofing us in oozed drops of moisture, and the air was at once damp and icily cold. Cited from Brood of the Witch-Queen, by Sax Rohmer
  • Among the mountains the wind rushed with redoubled fury down the narrow gorges, and became icily cold as we neared the snowy ranges. Cited from Station Life in New Zealand, by Lady Barker
  • It was a summer evening, and all the French windows reaching to the ground were open to admit the cool south wind, which had just come up, deliciously icily cold after a scorching day. Cited from Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley
  • Suddenly Mavis felt a vaguely pleasant confusion of mind, as though the icily cold liquid, as she slowly absorbed it through the straw, was freezing her intelligence. Cited from The Devil's Garden, by W. B. Maxwell
  • The rain beat ceaselessly against the curtained windows; the wild spring wind shrieked through the city streets, icily cold; a bad, black night -- starless, moonless. Cited from The Unseen Bridgegroom, by May Agnes Fleming
  • And truly, viewed from without, what life could be more dreary and colourless, more futile and icily cold, than that of Emily Bronte? Cited from Wisdom And Destiny, by Maurice Maeterlinck
  • Whatever the emotion she was experiencing, whether it was anger, or disdain, or one he did not dare to hope for, it was a considerably strong one; she was, then, not so icily cold! Cited from The Reason Why, by Elinor Glyn
  • By this time, it must be confessed, Lionel was thoroughly dead-beat: he was wet through, icily cold, and miserable to the verge of despair. Cited from Prince Fortunatus, by William Black
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