ice up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “ice up” in the English Dictionary

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ice up

phrasal verb with ice uk   us   /aɪs/ verb [T]
to ​becomecovered in ​ice and often ​stopworking: The ​plane was ​delayed because the ​engine had ​iced up.
(Definition of ice up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ice up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 因结冰而无法工作, 被冻住…
in Chinese (Traditional) 因結冰而無法運作, 被凍住…
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