Translation of "freeze" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /friːz/ (past tense froze, past participle frozen)
ICE [ I, T ]

B1 If something freezes or is frozen, it becomes hard and solid because it is very cold.

donmak, buzlanmak, buz tutmak, dondurmak
The river had frozen overnight.
Water freezes at 0° Celsius.
FOOD [ I, T ]

B1 to make food last a long time by making it very cold and hard

(gıda) dondurmak, dondurarak saklamak
You can freeze any cakes that you have left over.

B2 to feel very cold

buz tutmak, çok donmak, buz kesmek
One of the climbers froze to death on the mountain.

B2 to suddenly stop moving, especially because you are frightened

dona kalmak, korkudan buz kesmek
She saw someone outside the window and froze.

to fix the level of something such as a price or rate so that it does not increase

(fiyat, oran) dondurmak, sabitlemek

(Translation of “freeze verb” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)