Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of icicle.

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Examples

  • i was leaving my fifty-eighth year when i woke into the winter of a cold and mortal body thin icicles hanging off the one mad nipple weeping have we not been good children did we not inherit the earth but you must know all about this from your own shivering life

    Wednesday Poetry: 1994 « Planning the Day

  • There were no strings of lights hung in the trees out front, no electric "icicles" dangling from the gutters, no plastic reindeer on the roof, no wreaths hung on the mailbox or front door, nothing Christmasy at all.

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • WHEELING -- There have been several accidents in the Ohio Valley involving heavy snow and icicles which is reminding people of how dangerous the snow melt can be.

    State Journal Featured Content

  • But most traffic comes from those who have experienced a problem, such as icicles causing ice dams in gutters, pushing water under the shingles and into the house.

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  • not that it matters. i don't live with her anymore, so we are each entitled to our preferences. mom can spend the next six weeks peeling foil "icicles" out of her vacuum cleaner, and i can smile benevolently at my small--yet tasteful--holiday display.

    shanghaied by christmas, ho ho ho

  • Place third layer on top and spread the remaining ginger cream on top allowing it to drizzle down the sides of the cake like icicles.

    The Cake Slice presents: Chai Cake w/ Honey Ginger Cream

  • They will bike a century amid the threat of dreaded nose icicles and play 36 holes of golf on Valentine's Day.

    Your Outdoor Sports Survival Guide

  • I put my nose to the window and everything outside looked so vacant, even the icicles, Ms. Nailer had told us once, were made primarily of nothing.

    The Adults

  • I see … icicles … …. .and a pointy beard …. .and cloven hooves … and flames everywhere!!

    Think Progress » Boehner Agrees With Progressives: Obama’s Spending Freeze Should Not Exclude Defense Spending

  • Bob, Johnsonville, the best brat, wurst says: strategical is a word that is used only by retardicals who have icicles in their testicles …

    Think Progress » ThinkFast: February 26, 2010

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