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frozen

verb uk   /ˈfrəʊ.zən/ us    /ˈfroʊ-/
past participle of freeze verb

frozen

adjective uk   /ˈfrəʊ.zən/ us    /ˈfroʊ-/
B1 (of water) turned into ice, or (of food) preserved by freezing: They skated over the frozen lake. We don't have any fresh vegetables, only frozen peas.B1 If a person, or a part of their body is frozen, they are very cold: I'm frozen - could you close the window? After walking through the snow, my feet were frozen stiff.
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