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"

Related terms: cold
2. [ noun ] (chemistry,physics) the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
Synonyms: freeze
Related terms: phase_change cooling frost freeze-drying freeze freeze
Similar spelling:   Friesian