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freeze (n):
fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level
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a freeze on hiring
freeze (n):
an interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement
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a halt in the arms race.
a nuclear freeze

Related Words: halt
freeze (n):
weather cold enough to cause freezing
Related Words: frost
freeze (n):
the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
Related Words: freezing
freeze (v):
anesthetize by cold
freeze (v):
suddenly behave coldly and formally
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She froze when she saw her ex-husband
freeze (v):
be cold
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I could freeze to death in this office when the air conditioning is turned on
freeze (v):
stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it
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Suspend the aid to the war-torn country
Related Words: suspend
freeze (v):
change from a liquid to a solid when cold
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Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit
freeze (v):
prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)
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Blocked funds.
Freeze the assets of this hostile government

Related Words: block
freeze (v):
change to ice
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The water in the bowl froze
freeze (v):
cause to freeze
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Freeze the leftover food
freeze (v):
stop moving or become immobilized
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When he saw the police car he froze
freeze (v):
be very cold, below the freezing point
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It is freezing in Kalamazoo
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Easy come, easy go

Haydan gelen huya gider.
said to explain the loss of something that required only a small amount of effort to acquire in the first place.


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