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freeze over

phrasal verb with freeze us /friz/ verb [ I/T ] past tense froze /froʊz/ , past participle frozen /ˈfroʊ·zən/

to become covered with ice:

By January, the lake had started to freeze over.

(Definition of “freeze over” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)