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verb as in make cold enough to become solid

verb as in stop

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“When I heard these words, my heart froze,” the mother of martyrs told us there at her house in Pankisi.

Yeah,” he said, “they called that pitch the freezing slider, because it just froze Horton solid.

For just a moment, I froze and found myself imagining what it would feel like to break a pelvis.

When I heard Friday that my friends and colleagues Anja Niedringhaus and Kathy Gannon were attacked in Afghanistan, I froze.

The East River froze at least a dozen times between 1780 and 1888.

An ominous rumbling jerked her eyes upward and she saw a sight that almost froze the blood in her veins.

It checked the curses on the other's thick lips; it froze Harkness to a rigid statue in the darkness of his little room.

The worst of it is, that the Baltic will soon be froze up, and that it must be late next year before they can get to America.

It was a bitterly cold night, and his hands almost froze to the gun-barrel when he touched it.

The farmer's well froze over on three occasions, and it had never frozen before, so he declared.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to froze, such as: refrigerate, chill, stiffen, pierce, benumb, and bite.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.