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Synonyms for icing
ˈaɪ sɪŋic·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frost, icingnoun

    the formation of frost or ice on a surface

    hoarfrost, hoar, frosting, frost, icing the puck, ice, freeze, rime

  2. frosting, icing, icenoun

    a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes

    crank, methamphetamine hydrochloride, frost, glass, frosting, trash, ice, internal-combustion engine, deoxyephedrine, frappe, sparkler, shabu, chicken feed, chalk, ice rink, icing the puck, meth, methamphetamine, ice-skating rink, water ice

  3. icing, icing the pucknoun

    (ice hockey) the act of shooting the puck from within your own defensive area the length of the rink beyond the opponent's goal

    frost, icing the puck, ice, frosting

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. icingnoun

    frosting, concreted sugar (for coating cake)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "icing":

    frosting, cherry, deicing, ice, frost

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How to use icing in a sentence?

  1. Lleyton Hewitt:

    It was an easy decision for me because I'm not risking him before we have a quarter-final match tomorrow, he'll be getting treatment tonight and icing it. Hopefully it pulls up well for tomorrow night.

  2. The Florida-based Els:

    I would love to be on the team representing South Africa at the Olympics, if it comes off it would be the extra special bit of icing on my career. Presently there's really no opportunity other than the World Cup for a South African golfer to directly represent his country.

  3. Arnold Schwarzenegger:

    Putting a Hummer badge on anything is a great idea for General Motors because half the marketing is already paid for, making it environmentally friendly is just icing on the cake.

  4. Lamar Odom:

    I am still deeply in love with my ex wife, but, then again, I have to live in a rational space. If it's just being her friend, then that's a blessing in itself. If it goes further, than that, of course that's the icing on the cake.

  5. Whitney Bowe:

    Icing the area immediately following treatment is key--cold milk compresses are amazingly soothing, popping an Aleve or ibuprofen can decrease swelling and redness, but avoid Tylenol.If the redness lasts for longer than a few hours, be sure to tell your doctor so they can be more conservative with the settings at your next session.

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