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Definition of Freeze

Freeze

  1. A frieze.
  2. To become congealed by cold; to be changed from a liquid to a solid state by the abstraction of heat; to be hardened into ice or a like solid body.
  3. To become chilled with cold, or as with cold; to suffer loss of animation or life by lack of heat; as, the blood freezes in the veins.
  4. To congeal; to harden into ice; to convert from a fluid to a solid form by cold, or abstraction of heat.
  5. To cause loss of animation or life in, from lack of heat; to give the sensation of cold to; to chill.
  6. The act of congealing, or the state of being congealed.

Freeze Quotations

There was a time when people said, 'Jim, if you keep on making faces, your face will freeze like that.' Now they just say, 'Pay him!'
Jim Carrey

In a sense, words are encyclopedias of ignorance because they freeze perceptions at one moment in history and then insist we continue to use these frozen perceptions when we should be doing better.
Edward de Bono

A man should live with his superiors as he does with his fire: not too near, lest he burn; nor too far off, lest he freeze.
Albert Pike

Today's action hero, his skills are through technology. He can fly, he can throw a bolt of lightning, he can freeze people.
Sylvester Stallone

I don't cause riots, but I do cause confusion. People freeze when they spot me.
Tom Hanks
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Freeze Translations

freeze in Afrikaans is vries
freeze in Danish is fryse
freeze in Dutch is vriezen
freeze in Finnish is pakastaa
freeze in German is frieren, einfrieren, einfrieren
freeze in Italian is aver freddo
freeze in Latin is congelo
freeze in Norwegian is fryse, stivne
freeze in Spanish is congelar, helar
freeze in Swedish is frysa

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