icebreaker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"icebreaker" in British English

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icebreakernoun [C]

uk   /ˈaɪsˌbreɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/

icebreaker noun [C] (ACTIVITY)

a ​game or ​joke that makes ​people who do not ​know each other ​feel more ​relaxed together

icebreaker noun [C] (SHIP)

a ​strongship that can ​break a ​passage through ​ice
(Definition of icebreaker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"icebreaker" in American English

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icebreakernoun [C]

 us   /ˈɑɪsˌbreɪ·kər/

icebreaker noun [C] (SHIP)

a ​strongship that can move through ​ice

icebreaker noun [C] (GAME OR JOKE)

a ​game, ​joke, or ​story that makes ​people who do not ​know each other ​feel more ​comfortable together
(Definition of icebreaker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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