Translation of "freeze" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (MONEY/PROPERTY) 资金/财产 uk us /friːz/ (froze, frozen)

To freeze something such as pay or prices is to fix them at a particular level and not allow any increases

The Government has frozen pensions until the end of next year. 政府已决定在明年年底之前维持养老金水平不变。

to officially and legally prevent money or property from being used or moved

When it was obvious the company was going bankrupt, the government ordered all their assets to be frozen. 当该公司很明显要破产倒闭时,政府下令冻结其全部资产。

(Translation of “freeze verb (MONEY/PROPERTY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)