[ noun ] (food) white goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures
Used in print(William Maxwell, The Chateau....)
They found the teakettle and put water on to boil and then searched through the icebox .(Jane Gilmore Rushing, "Against the Moon,"...)
They had cleaned_up an old ice_box and begun to buy fifty pound blocks of ice in town , as the electric_refrigerator came nowhere near providing enough ice for the crowds who ate and drank there .(John Hazard Wildman, "Take It Off," The Arizona...)
Their father , when he came_back from those many business trips , just bumped their mother on the forehead with his lips and asked if anybody had thought to mix the martinis and put them in the electric icebox .