freezer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “freezer” in the English Dictionary

"freezer" in British English

See all translations

freezernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfriː.zər/  us   /-zɚ/ (UK also deep freeze)
B1 a ​container, ​operated by ​electricity, that ​storesfood at a very ​coldtemperature so that it ​becomessolid and can be ​keptsafely for a ​longtime: a ​chest freezer
More examples
(Definition of freezer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"freezer" in American English

See all translations

freezernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfri·zər/
an ​electricallypoweredcontainer or ​part of a refrigerator that ​freezesfoods so that they can be ​preservedsafely for a ​longtime: Put the ​steaks in the freezer.
(Definition of freezer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “freezer”
in Arabic ثَلاجة…
in Korean 냉동고…
in Portuguese freezer, congelador…
in Catalan congelador…
in Japanese 冷凍庫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冷冻柜, 冰柜…
in Turkish derin dondurucu, dondurucu…
in Russian морозильная камера…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冷凍櫃, 冰櫃…
in Italian congelatore…
in Polish zamrażarka…
What is the pronunciation of freezer?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
boarding school

a school where students live and study

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by ,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some are new to our

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More