How Do You Spell ICICLE?

Correct spelling for the English word "icicle" is [ˈaɪ_s_ɪ_k_əl], [ˈa͡ɪsɪkə͡l], [ˈa‍ɪsɪkə‍l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ICICLE

  1. [=i]s'i-kl, n. a hanging point of ice formed by the freezing of dropping water. [A.S. ísgicel, for isesgicel; ises being the gen. of ís, ice, and gicel, an icicle; cf. Ice. jökull.]

Common Misspellings for ICICLE

Below is the list of 268 misspellings for the word "icicle".

Usage Examples for ICICLE

  1. For awhile he hung, and then fell, like an icicle. - "One of Our Conquerors, Complete" by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. " Jeff," he said solemnly, " you sure brought me luck to- night if you can call it such being scared into a human icicle. - "Humorous Ghost Stories" by Dorothy Scarborough
  3. When the warm sun came out from behind the clouds, down would go the little icicle to the ground, shattered and sparkling like a thousand diamonds. - "Keep-Well Stories for Little Folks" by May Farinholt-Jones
  4. But tonight, I said, if I so much as touched your hand, you'd turn into an icicle, and send me about my business with a few disagreeable truths to wear in my bonnet. - "We Three" by Gouverneur Morris
  5. I have been made a prisoner of war, hit by an icicle in the lungs, and have shivered and burned alternately for a large portion of the last month, and spat blood till I grew pale with coughing. - "Character" by Samuel Smiles