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Overview of noun freeze

The noun freeze has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. freeze, freezing

(the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid)

2. freeze, frost

(weather cold enough to cause freezing)

3. freeze, halt

(an interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement; "a halt in the arms race"; "a nuclear freeze")

4. freeze

(fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level; "a freeze on hiring")

Overview of adj frozen

The adj frozen has 7 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) frozen

(turned into ice; affected by freezing or by long and severe cold; "the frozen North"; "frozen pipes"; "children skating on a frozen brook")

2. (2) frozen, rooted, stock-still

(absolutely still; "frozen with horror"; "they stood rooted in astonishment")

3. (1) frigid, frosty, frozen, glacial, icy, wintry

(devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile")

4. frozen

(not thawed)

5. flash-frozen, quick-frozen, frozen

((used of foods) preserved by freezing sufficiently rapidly to retain flavor and nutritional value; "frozen foods")

6. frozen

(not convertible to cash; "frozen assets")

7. fixed, frozen

(incapable of being changed or moved or undone; e.g. "frozen prices"; "living on fixed incomes") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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