|1.||[ adjective ] extremely cold|
|Synonyms:||frigid icy glacial gelid polar arctic|
"an arctic climate" "let's get inside I'm freezing" "a frigid day" "gelid waters of the North Atlantic" "glacial winds" "icy hands" "polar weather"
|2.||[ noun ] (chemistry,physics) the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid|
|Related terms:||phase_change cooling frost freeze-drying freeze freeze|