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glacial (adj) of or formed by glaciers; extremely unfriendly.
Anything connected with a glacier is glacial. The Glacial Age is the period in the history of the earth when the northern part of it was covered with ice. When a person is glacial to you, they are extremely cold and unfriendly towards you. They show no feeling towards you. They do not have any feeling of friendship for you.
- No one approaches Kerry for anything - not even his children. His glacial looks turn people away from him.
- Though he appears glacial, he hides underneath a warm heart. His cold looks are only a mask hiding an affectionate heart.