The withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid (synset 113505847)
Weather cold enough to cause freezing (synset 111460617)
hypernym: cold weather - a period of unusually cold weathersynonym: frost
An interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement (synset 101065621)
"a halt in the arms race"; "a nuclear freeze"hypernym: pause - temporary inactivitysynonym: halt
Fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level (synset 100810428)
"a freeze on hiring"
Stop moving or become immobilized (synset 201838672)
"When he saw the police car he froze"hypernym: stand still - remain in place; hold still; remain fixed or immobilesynonym: stop dead
Change to ice (synset 200374806)
"The water in the bowl froze"entail: solidify - become solidhyponym: glaciate - become frozen and covered with glaciers
Be cold (synset 200077891)
"I could freeze to death in this office when the air conditioning is turned on"hypernym: suffer - feel unwell or uncomfortable
Cause to freeze (synset 200376536)
"Freeze the leftover food"cause: freeze - change to ice
Stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it (synset 200364146)
"Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"synonym: suspend
Be very cold, below the freezing point (synset 202764784)
"It is freezing in Kalamazoo"
Change from a liquid to a solid when cold (synset 200446666)
"Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit"domain category: natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactionshypernym: solidify - become solidverb group: freeze - change to ice
Prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) (synset 200270309)
"Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"
Anesthetize by cold (synset 200021990)
domain category: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body
Suddenly behave coldly and formally (synset 200012606)
"She froze when she saw her ex-husband"
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