Adjective "Icing" Definition and Examples




    1. a sweet, creamy spread, as of confectioners' sugar, butter, and flavoring, for covering cakes, cookies, etc.; frosting.

    2. Meteorology. a coating of ice on a solid object.Compare glaze, rime1 .

    3. Aviation. the freezing of atmospheric moisture on the surface of an aircraft.

    4. Ice Hockey. the act of a player shooting the puck from the defensive half of the rink over the opponent's goal line, but not into the goal, as a defensive maneuver to keep the puck out of the reach of at


    "wells can be icing."