Bedeutung von “freeze” — Learner’s Dictionary

freeze

verb us uk /friːz/ past tense froze, past participle frozen
Extra Examples
It started snowing and the ground froze.The clothes had frozen on the washing line.Pipes can freeze in the winter.The lake had frozen solid.Low overnight temperatures had frozen the ground.
ICE [ I, T ]

B1 If something freezes or is frozen, it becomes hard and solid because it is very cold:

The river had frozen overnight.
Water freezes at 0° Celsius.
FOOD [ I, T ]

B1 to make food last a long time by making it very cold and hard:

You can freeze any cakes that you have left over.
PERSON [ I ]

B2 to feel very cold:

One of the climbers froze to death on the mountain.
NOT MOVE [ I ]

B2 to suddenly stop moving, especially because you are frightened:

She saw someone outside the window and froze.
LEVEL [ T ]

to fix the level of something such as a price or rate so that it does not increase

COMPUTER [ I ]

if a computer freezes, it suddenly stops working and the screen will not change even when you use the keyboard or mouse (= small computer control)

(Definition von “freeze verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)