1. [ verb ] become or cause to become soft or liquid
Synonyms: thaw melt unthaw dissolve unfreeze

"The sun melted the ice" "the ice thawed" "the ice cream melted" "The heat melted the wax" "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase" "dethaw the meat"

Related terms: liquefy defrost deliquesce thaw melting
Similar spelling:   death