ice cream

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈaɪskriːm/

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
ˈice ˌcream, n. 
  • Food a frozen mixture eaten as a dessert, made with cream or milk, sugar, and flavoring:[uncountable]He likes vanilla ice cream best.
  • a portion or serving of this dessert:[countable]Two ice creams, please.

  • WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
    ice cream′, 
  • Fooda frozen food containing cream or milk and butterfat, sugar, flavoring, and sometimes eggs.
    • 1735–45

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
    ice cream n
    1. a kind of sweetened frozen liquid, properly made from cream and egg yolks but often made from milk or a custard base, flavoured in various ways
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    Collocations: [chocolate, vanilla, mint] ice cream, an ice cream [cone, sandwich, sundae, soda, float], [handmade, homemade] ice cream, more...

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