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synonyms for break ice

  • commence
  • dedicate
  • induct
  • initiate
  • introduce
  • launch
  • open
  • set up
  • bow
  • commission
  • institute
  • invest
  • jump
  • ordain
  • originate
  • start
  • break in
  • break the ice
  • get things rolling
  • get under way
  • instate
  • kick off
  • make up
  • set in motion
  • usher in
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antonyms for break ice

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  • cease
  • close
  • conclude
  • end
  • finish
  • stop
  • retract
  • adjourn
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      How to use break ice in a sentence

      He leant against the wall of his refuge, notwithstanding this boast, and licked the ice to moisten his parched lips.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
      Were you ever arrested, having in your custody another man's cash, and would rather go to gaol, than break it?
      THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
      The left heel followed like lightning, and the right paw also slipped, letting the bear again fall heavily on the ice below.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
      A long stretch of smooth ice followed, over which he glided with ever-increasing speed.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
      If old Piegan Smith hadn't been sampling the contents of that keg so industriously he would never have made a break.
      RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
      Profiting by this, Benjy quietly moved away round a colossal buttress of the berg, and took refuge in an ice-cave.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
      General Houston had attacked them with three hundred of our people, but had not been able to break their ranks.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      Victor was the younger son and brother—a tete montee, with a temper which invited violence and a will which no ax could break.
      THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
      The smile was still on his lips when his head drooped on a piece of ice, and he sank into a deep slumber.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
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