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1. freeze-dry

verb. preserve by rapid freezing and subsequently drying in a vacuum.

Synonyms

  • dehydrate
  • dry up
  • desiccate
  • lyophilise
  • keep
  • preserve
  • lyophilize

Antonyms

  • wet
  • lively
  • lose
  • allow

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2. freeze

verb. ['ˈfriːz'] stop moving or become immobilized.

Synonyms

  • fixate
  • stand still
  • stop dead

Antonyms

  • personalise
  • detransitivize
  • awaken
  • deoxidize

Etymology

  • fresen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freosan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. freeze

verb. ['ˈfriːz'] change to ice.

Synonyms

  • solidify
  • change state
  • glaciate
  • freeze out
  • turn

Antonyms

  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate
  • dry
  • cool

Etymology

  • fresen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freosan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. freeze

verb. ['ˈfriːz'] be cold.

Antonyms

  • discolor

Etymology

  • fresen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freosan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. freeze

verb. ['ˈfriːz'] stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it.

Synonyms

  • break
  • interrupt

Antonyms

  • naturalize
  • brighten
  • occidentalize

Etymology

  • fresen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freosan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. freeze

verb. ['ˈfriːz'] cause to freeze.

Synonyms

  • quick-freeze
  • alter
  • flash-freeze
  • modify
  • deep freeze
  • change

Antonyms

  • discharge
  • nationalise
  • desensitize
  • validate

Etymology

  • fresen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • freosan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. dry

adjective. ['ˈdraɪ'] free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet.

Synonyms

  • semiarid
  • thirsty
  • bone dry
  • bone-dry
  • wetness
  • shrivelled
  • adust
  • dried-out
  • dried-up
  • dry-shod
  • rainless
  • desiccated
  • semi-dry
  • waterless
  • dried
  • scorched
  • sere
  • withered
  • baked
  • air-dry
  • sear
  • air-dried
  • arid
  • parched
  • kiln-dried
  • shriveled

Antonyms

  • wet
  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dry

verb. ['ˈdraɪ'] remove the moisture from and make dry.

Synonyms

  • dry up
  • drip-dry
  • alter
  • parch
  • rough-dry
  • desiccate
  • dry out
  • air
  • tumble dry
  • change
  • dehumidify
  • blow-dry
  • spin-dry
  • exsiccate
  • spray-dry
  • sear
  • modify

Antonyms

  • wet
  • decontaminate
  • clean
  • unstring

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dry

verb. ['ˈdraɪ'] become dry or drier.

Synonyms

  • run dry
  • scorch
  • change

Antonyms

  • stabilize
  • better
  • assimilate
  • stiffen

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dry

adjective. ['ˈdraɪ'] humorously sarcastic or mocking.

Synonyms

  • ironical
  • humourous
  • ironic
  • wry

Antonyms

  • increased
  • blond
  • lively
  • fresh

Etymology

  • drye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drygan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dryge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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