how to pronounce icebox


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the above transcription of icebox is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

icebox is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of icebox in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… cake and icebox cake with wavy …”

meanings of icebox


  1. A box or compartment containing ice.
  2. A compartment in a refrigerator that is colder than the rest of the refrigerator and is used as a freezer.
  3. A prison.
  4. A refrigerator.
  5. A morgue.


  1. Agreeable, awesome. (as a superlative of cool).

icebox frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word icebox occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics icebox can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that icebox can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to icebox


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