frozen

Frozen liquids are so cold that they've become ice. Frozen orange juice makes a delicious homemade popsicle.

If your car's door handle is frozen, it's impossible to open, and if your driveway's surface is frozen, it's a sheet of ice. If your TV dinner is still frozen after you cook it, your microwave may not be working properly. When people are frozen, they're often exaggerating how cold they are — or they may be struck as still as a statue, frozen in place. Frozen comes from freeze, with its Old English root freosan, "turn to ice."

Definitions of frozen
  1. adjective
    turned into ice; affected by freezing or by long and severe cold
    “the frozen North”
    frozen pipes”
    “children skating on a frozen brook”
    Synonyms:
    frostbitten
    injured by freezing or partial freezing
    frost-bound
    (of the ground) made hard by frost
    glaciated
    covered with ice (as by a glacier) or affected by glacial action
    icebound
    locked in by ice
    ice-clogged
    obstructed by ice
    icy
    covered with or containing or consisting of ice
    sleety
    consisting of or of the nature of frozen or partially frozen rain
    unthawed
    still frozen
    cold
    having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration
    unmelted
    not melted
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    Antonyms:
    unfrozen
    not frozen
    ice-free
    free of ice and open to travel
    liquescent, melting
    becoming liquid
    slushy
    being or resembling melting snow
    thawed
    no longer frozen
    liquid, liquified, melted
    changed from a solid to a liquid state
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  2. adjective
    (used of foods) preserved by freezing sufficiently rapidly to retain flavor and nutritional value
    frozen foods”
    synonyms: flash-frozen, quick-frozen
    preserved
    prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use
  3. adjective
    not thawed
    Synonyms:
    unmelted
    not melted
  4. adjective
    absolutely still
    frozen with horror”
    synonyms: rooted, stock-still
    nonmoving, unmoving
    not in motion
  5. adjective
    incapable of being changed or moved or undone; e.g. "frozen prices"
    synonyms: fixed
    unchangeable
    not changeable or subject to change
  6. adjective
    devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    “a frozen look on their faces”
    synonyms: frigid, frosty, glacial, icy, wintry
    cold
    extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion
  7. adjective
    not convertible to cash
    frozen assets”
    Synonyms:
    nondisposable
    (of assets) unavailable for use
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