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English definition of “freeze out someone”

freeze out someone

infml phrasal verb with freeze    /friz/ verb [I/T] (past tense froze  /froʊz/, past participle frozen  /ˈfroʊ·zən/)
to intentionally prevent someone from being involved in an activity : They tried to freeze me out of the bonus money .
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