ice
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ice(
ays
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (frozen water)
a. el hielo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Can I have a glass of water with ice, please?Me da un vaso de agua con hielo, ¿por favor?
The roofs of the houses were covered with ice.Los tejados de las casas estaban cubiertos de hielo.
2. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la nieve
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(water based)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Man, it's hot! There's a place around here where we can get some really good pineapple ice.¡Qué calor! Hay un lugar por aquí donde podemos tomar una nieve de piña buenísima.
3. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. el helado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(milk based)
Do we have any more chocolate ice?¿Tenemos más helado de chocolate?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cool)
a. enfriar
I forgot to ice the wine before dinner.Se me olvidó enfriar el vino antes de la cena.
b. helar
I think I'm going to ice my coffee this morning.Creo que voy a helar mi café esta mañana.
c. poner hielo
Take out the teabag and ice the tea.Saca la bolsita y ponle hielo al té.
5. (culinary)
a. glasear
Now that the cake is cool, we are going to ice it.Ahora que está frío el pastel, vamos a glasearlo.
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ice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (frozen water)
a. el hielo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
ice ageglaciación f
ice creamhelado
ice cream conehelado de cucurucho
ice cream sodahelado con soda helado de mantecado mezclado con agua con gas y algún sabor
ice cubecubito de hielo
ice dance or dancingpatinaje artístico por parejas en la modalidad de danza
ice floetémpano (de hielo)
ice hockeyhockey sobre hielo
ice lollypolo paleta f
ice packbolsa de hielo
ice pickpico para el hielo
ice rinkpista de hielo
2. (idioms)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to put a project on icesuspender or
to break the iceromper el hielo
to be skating on thin iceestar jugándosela
that cuts no ice with meeso me deja frío
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (cake)
a. glasear
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ice [aɪs]
noun
1 (frozen water) hielo (m)
as cold as ice (tan) frío como el hielo; my feet are like ice tengo los pies helados
to break the ice romper el hielo
to cut no ice
arguments like that cut no ice with him ese tipo de argumentos lo dejan frío
to keep/put sth on ice
we put the champagne on ice pusimos el champán a enfriar; she put her career on ice for ten years while she had children dejó su carrera aparcada durante diez años para tener hijos; to keep money on ice tener dinero en reserva; to put a project on ice posponer un proyecto
to skate on thin ice pisar terreno peligroso
2 (ice cream) helado (m)
transitive verb
1 helar; [+drink] enfriar; echar cubos de hielo a
2 [+cake] glasear; escarchar
modifier
the Ice Age (n) la edad de hielo; el periodo glacial
an ice-age rock/fossil una roca/un fósil del periodo glacial
ice axe ice ax (US) (n) piqueta (f) (de alpinista); piolet (m)
ice bucket (n) cubo (m) del hielo; hielera (f); (LAm)
ice cream (n) helado (m)
ice cube (n) cubito (m) de hielo
ice dance (n) baile (m) sobre hielo
ice field (n) campo (m) de hielo; banquisa (f)
ice floe (n) témpano (m) de hielo
ice hockey (n) hockey (m) sobre hielo
ice house (n) (for storing ice) nave (f) frigorífica edificio; (edificio) [of Eskimo] iglú (m)
ice lolly (n) (Britain) polo (m); (Esp) paleta (f); (LAm)
ice maiden (n) mujer (f) de hielo
...an ice maiden who melts spectacularly when her fiance is distracted by an older woman The ice-maiden image belied a passion for men
ice pack (n) compresa (f) de hielo
ice pick (n) (Cookery) punzón (m) para el hielo
ice rink (n) pista (f) de patinaje sobre hielo; pista (f) de hielo
ice skate (n) patín (m) de hielo; patín (m) de cuchilla
ice skater (n) patinadorapatinadora (m) (f) (artísticoaartística);a patinadora a artística patinadorapatinadora (m) (f) sobre hielo;a patinadora
ice skating (n) patinaje (m) sobre hielo
to go ice skating ir a patinar sobre hielo
ice water iced water (n) agua (f) helada; agua (f) fría de la nevera; (de la nevera)
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ice I raise
The word ice is the present subjunctive form of izar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation. See the full izar conjugation.
izar
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izar(
ee
-
sahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to raise
Después de tres días a media asta, volvieron a izar del todo la bandera.After three days at half mast, the flag was fully raised again.
b. to hoist
Los marineros izaron las velas para aprovechar el viento fuerte.The sailors hoisted the sails to take advantage of the strong wind.
c. to run up
Para izar la bandera, hay que tirar de estas cuerdas.You have to pull these ropes to run up the flag.
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izar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to raise, to hoist
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izar
transitive verb
[+bandera] to hoist; raise; [+velas] to hoist; run up
la bandera está izada the flag is flying
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