The emissions of frozen CO2 and the tundra around the Arctic Ocean have already begun as it thaws.
Canned food, frozen food, and then 10 years later you get the “I hate to cook” book.
The context of “Let It Go” is this: Elsa, the heroine of frozen, is able to turn anything to ice with the touch of her hand.
Other states have frozen already-low Medicaid provider payments or have taken other steps that limit access to services.
But a cluster of felonies landed Webb Hubbell in jail, and frozen out of the inner circle.
But Wilfrid's attention was frozen by the sight of Vittoria's lover.
She was speechless; her raised hand did not fall; it was as if she were frozen where she stood.
The circulation was kept up and on the third day the whole mass was frozen.
The river was frozen, and the grass was white with hoar-frost.
Now, as then, she felt no disposition to weep or lament; the fountains of her heart were frozen, and she was numb with pain.
mid-14c., past participle adjective from freeze (v.). Figurative use is from 1570s. Of assets, bank accounts, etc., from 1922.
Old English freosan "turn to ice" (class II strong verb; past tense freas, past participle froren), from Proto-Germanic *freusanan (cf. Old Norse frjosa, Old High German friosan, German frieren "to freeze," Gothic frius "frost"), from Proto-Germanic *freus-, equivalent to PIE root *preus- "to freeze," also "to burn" (cf. Sanskrit prusva, Latin pruina "hoarfrost," Welsh rhew "frost," Sanskrit prustah "burnt," Albanian prus "burning coals," Latin pruna "a live coal").
Transitive sense first recorded 14c., figurative sense c.1400. Meaning "become rigid or motionless" attested by 1720. Sense of "fix at a certain level, make non-transactable" is 1922. Freeze frame is from 1960, originally "a briefly Frozen Shot after the Jingle to allow ample time for Change over at the end of a T.V. 'Commercial.' " ["ABC of Film & TV," 1960].
c.1400, from freeze (v.).
v. froze (frōz), fro·zen (frō'zən), freez·ing, freez·es
To pass from the liquid to the solid state by loss of heat.
To make or become congealed, stiffened, or hardened by exposure to cold.
A stopping of change, esp in various monetary matters: a freeze on profits/ nuclear freeze (1930s+)