(Adult / Slang)
, a cold
, unresponsive person, more often a woman
SYNONYMS: block of ice
; cold heart
; ice queen
; marble heart
SEE ALSO: cold
(1) Charlie Chong (Jan Gan Boyd) to Jay Killian (Charles Bronson) about the First Lady in Assassination (1987): ' Are you trying to melt that iceberg? '
(2) Jack (Steve Guttenberg) to his wife Sharon (Beverly D'Angelo) in High Spirits (1988): ' You've got all the warmth of a penguin on an iceberg.'
Literal: a massive (traditionally and usually) block of ice that floats in Arctic/Antarctic waters.
Usage: Small icebergs are called growlers.