from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Locked in or covered over by ice.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Obstructed by ice; frozen in; surrounded or hemmed in by ice, so as to prevent progress or approach: as, an ice-bound ship; ice-bound coasts.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Totally surrounded with ice, so as to be incapable of advancing; ; also, surrounded by or fringed with ice so as to hinder easy access.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective completely surrounded by ice and therefore unmoveable

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective locked in by ice


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