Synonyms of 'freeze'
2 deep freezeDictionary, cool, ice
You can freeze the soup at this point.
3 chillDictionary, benumb
The cold morning froze my fingers.
4 stopDictionary, stop dead, stop suddenly
She froze when the beam of the flashlight struck her.
stop in your tracks
5 fixDictionary, hold, limit
Wages have been frozen and workers laid off.
6 suspendDictionary, stop, shelve
They have already frozen their aid programme.
1 cold snapDictionary, frost, freeze-up
The trees were damaged by a freeze in December.
There is a frost in the ground.
phrasal verbfreeze someone out
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to make numb or powerless; deaden physical feeling in, as by cold
When you chill something or when it chills, you lower its temperature so that it becomes colder but does not freeze.
Chill the fruit salad until serving time.
Thesaurus for freeze from the Collins English Thesaurus
If a liquid or a substance containing a liquid freezes , or if something freezes it, it becomes solid because of low temperatures.