freeze verb (COLD) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "freeze" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [I or T] (COLD)
/friːz/ (froze, frozen)
If you freeze something, you lower its temperature below 0°C, causing it to become cold and often hard, and if something freezes, its temperature goes below 0°C
Water freezes to ice at a temperature of 0°C.
The ground had frozen hard/solid.
When the lake freezes (over) (= turns into ice on the surface), we can go skating on it.
Our pipes froze (up) (= the water in them turned to ice) several times last winter.
The weather forecast says that it is going to freeze tonight (= that the temperature will be at or below 0°C).
Without a sleeping bag, you would freeze to death (= become so cold that you die) out there on the mountainside.
Snow and iceCold
to preserve food by storing it at a very low temperature so that it becomes hard
I'll freeze any food that's left over.
Most soups freeze (= can be preserved by being stored at a very low temperature) well.
Preserving and storing food
(Definition of freeze verb (COLD) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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