icebound


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ice·bound

 (īs′bound′)
adj.
Locked in or covered over by ice.

icebound

(ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd)
adj
covered or made immobile by ice; frozen in: an icebound ship.

ice•bound

(ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd)

adj.
1. held fast or hemmed in by ice: an icebound ship.
2. obstructed or shut off by ice: an icebound harbor.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.icebound - locked in by ice; "icebound harbors"
frozen - turned into ice; affected by freezing or by long and severe cold; "the frozen North"; "frozen pipes"; "children skating on a frozen brook"
Translations

icebound

[ˈaɪsbaʊnd] ADJ [road, ship] → bloqueado por el hielo

icebound

[ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd] adjbloccato/a dal ghiaccio
References in classic literature ?
After a time, however, the mountains approached and flanked the river; the snow lay deep in the valleys, and the current was once more icebound.
They, too, feed the northern health stations in icebound ports where submersibles dare not rise.
He has wandered far from his icebound southern temples in search of adventure.
All three are no strangers to the Europeans though no one can forget the sprint finish in last year's championships on an icebound course in Samokov, Bulgaria when, in the race for the gold medal, Avery was just pipped on the line by GB teammate Gemma Steel with both athletes being accredited with the same time.
It is a century since Shackleton's famous expeditionary party was forced to abandon the ship Endurance after it became icebound, ending their hopes of reaching the South Pole.
The television presenter and comedian takes on an epic 800-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle deep in mid-winter, a spectacular but deadly time of year to see the unforgiving, icebound region.
In January 1925, an outbreak of diphtheria had killed two children and was spreading quickly in Nome, a town in Alaska of about 1,400 that was icebound seven months a year.
Home Field Advantage' reveals how this national pastime adapted to Arctic conditions Archival photographs, art, artifacts, and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds," Ringsmuth says.
They've had to wake even earlier than usual to warm up four-wheel-drive vehicles and make plans to transport icebound employees to work.
One year ago: Fifty-two passengers trapped for more than a week on an icebound Russian research ship in the Antarctic were rescued when a Chinese helicopter swooped in and plucked them from the ice a dozen at a time.
Starting from Toronto, it includes overnight halts at icebound Winnipeg, isolated Edmonton and quaint Jasper en route Vancouver.