freeze

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  • We froze very much although the fire was kept on during the night. Cited from Bowdoin Boys in Labrador, by Jonathan Prince (Jr.) Cilley
  • The woman froze however just long enough for police to get to her.
  • He paid his way through university by working in a meat-freezing works.
  • After that it is put outside where it freezes into a little round ball. Cited from Brown Wolf and Other Jack London Stories, by Jack London
  • The river was so named because it did not freeze in the winter.
  • Seven months of winter per year froze the ground, making it hard to mine.
  • I came in that door on fire to see you, and your eyes froze me. Cited from The Palace of Darkened Windows, by Mary Hastings Bradley
  • A warm water port is one where the water does not freeze in winter time.
  • Three years out of four it does not freeze hard enough for the people to store ice.
  • Having been in the water about an hour and a half, they were nearly froze.
  • The style of freeze-frame art changed over the course of the series.
  • Then the sun rose and froze the two mountains where they were.
  • Therefore the freezing point of fish can be above the temperature of sea water.
  • They told us we would have to stay there till we agreed to work, or froze to death! Cited from Daring and Suffering, by William Pittenger
  • At length came a sound that froze the blood in her body. Cited from Vrouw Grobelaar and Her Leading Cases, by Perceval Gibbon
  • After a couple froze their cards, play would continue to the next question.
  • Every day, many people burned away, and every night, many people froze to death.
  • The lake effect ends or its effect is reduced, however, when the lake freezes over.
  • For example, at night the water freezes, and every turn an hour goes by.
  • The game ends when a Freeze has been played on every Base in play.
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Meaning of freeze

  • noun The withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
  • noun Weather cold enough to cause freezing
  • noun An interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement
    a halt in the arms race, a nuclear freeze
  • noun Fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level
    a freeze on hiring
  • verb Stop moving or become immobilized
    When he saw the police car he froze
  • verb Change to ice
    The water in the bowl froze
  • verb Be cold
    I could freeze to death in this office when the air conditioning is turned on
  • verb Cause to freeze
    Freeze the leftover food
  • verb Stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it
    Suspend the aid to the war-torn country
  • verb Be very cold, below the freezing point
    It is freezing in Kalamazoo
  • verb Change from a liquid to a solid when cold
    Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit
  • verb Prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)
    Blocked funds, Freeze the assets of this hostile government
  • verb Anesthetize by cold
  • verb Suddenly behave coldly and formally
    She froze when she saw her ex-husband