Translation of "defrost" - English-Spanish dictionary

defrost

verb uk /ˌdiːˈfrɒst/ us /dɪˈfrɔst/

If frozen food defrosts, or if you defrost it, it becomes warmer and no longer frozen.

descongelar(se)
You need to defrost the fish before you cook it.

(Translation of “defrost” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

defrost

verb /diːˈfrost/

to remove frost or ice from (eg a refrigerator)

descongelar
I keep forgetting to defrost the freezer.

(of frozen food etc) to thaw (out)

descongelar
Make sure you defrost the chicken thoroughly.

(Translation of “defrost” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)