break the ice
Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
By application of the metaphor that strangers are socially separated by ice.
- (idiomatic) To start to get to know people, by avoiding awkwardness.
- Including a few fun details in large group introductions can be a great way to break the ice.
- (idiomatic) To introduce conversation.
to start to get to know people, by avoiding awkwardness
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