iceman


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ice·man

 (īs′mən)
n.
1. A man who cuts, sells, or delivers ice.
2. Slang A hired killer.

iceman

(ˈaɪsmæn)
n, pl icemen
1. (Commerce) chiefly US a man who sells or delivers ice
2. (Archaeology) archaeol a prehistoric human corpse found preserved in ice

ice•man

(ˈaɪsˌmæn)

n., pl. -men.
a person who stores, sells, or delivers ice.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.iceman - someone who cuts and delivers ice
delivery boy, deliveryman, deliverer - someone employed to make deliveries
2.iceman - a professional killericeman - a professional killer    
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
Translations
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iceman

[ˈaɪsmæn] N (icemen (pl))
1. (US) → vendedor m or repartidor m de hielo
2. (Archeol) → hombre m de hielo
References in classic literature ?
At other times anyone could dance who paid his money and was orderly; the railroad men, the roundhouse mechanics, the delivery boys, the iceman, the farm-hands who lived near enough to ride into town after their day's work was over.
Laura Lean Jibbey, peanut brittle, a little almond cream on the neck muscles, dishes unwashed, half an hour's talk with the iceman, reading a package of old letters, a couple of pickles and two bottles of malt extract, one hour peeking through a hole in the window shade into the flat across the air-shaft--that's about all there is to it.
Remains of grasses found with the Neolithic iceman 'Otzi'.
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The iceman Bjorn Borg, the Iceman of the Centre Court, won Wimbledon in five consecutive years from 1976 to 1980, winning a record 41 matches.
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