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I used to think I had to stay frozen in time. No amount of Botox will keep up.
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Meaning of "frozen" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FROZEN

frozen  [ˈfrəʊzən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FROZEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Frozen is a verb and can also act as an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb frozen in English.

WHAT DOES FROZEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of frozen in the English dictionary

The first definition of frozen in the dictionary is turned into or covered with ice. Other definition of frozen is obstructed or blocked by ice. Frozen is also killed, injured, or stiffened by extreme cold.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO FROZEN

PRESENT

Present
I freeze
you freeze
he/she/it freezes
we freeze
you freeze
they freeze
Present continuous
I am freezing
you are freezing
he/she/it is freezing
we are freezing
you are freezing
they are freezing
Present perfect
I have frozen
you have frozen
he/she/it has frozen
we have frozen
you have frozen
they have frozen
Present perfect continuous
I have been freezing
you have been freezing
he/she/it has been freezing
we have been freezing
you have been freezing
they have been freezing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I froze
you froze
he/she/it froze
we froze
you froze
they froze
Past continuous
I was freezing
you were freezing
he/she/it was freezing
we were freezing
you were freezing
they were freezing
Past perfect
I had frozen
you had frozen
he/she/it had frozen
we had frozen
you had frozen
they had frozen
Past perfect continuous
I had been freezing
you had been freezing
he/she/it had been freezing
we had been freezing
you had been freezing
they had been freezing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will freeze
you will freeze
he/she/it will freeze
we will freeze
you will freeze
they will freeze
Future continuous
I will be freezing
you will be freezing
he/she/it will be freezing
we will be freezing
you will be freezing
they will be freezing
Future perfect
I will have frozen
you will have frozen
he/she/it will have frozen
we will have frozen
you will have frozen
they will have frozen
Future perfect continuous
I will have been freezing
you will have been freezing
he/she/it will have been freezing
we will have been freezing
you will have been freezing
they will have been freezing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would frozen
you would frozen
he/she/it would frozen
we would frozen
you would frozen
they would frozen
Conditional continuous
I would be freezing
you would be freezing
he/she/it would be freezing
we would be freezing
you would be freezing
they would be freezing
Conditional perfect
I would have frozen
you would have frozen
he/she/it would have frozen
we would have frozen
you would have frozen
they would have frozen
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been freezing
you would have been freezing
he/she/it would have been freezing
we would have been freezing
you would have been freezing
they would have been freezing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you freeze
we let´s freeze
you freeze
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to freeze
Past participle
frozen
Present Participle
freezing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FROZEN


advowson
ədˈvaʊzən
amazon
ˈæməzən
chosen
ˈtʃəʊzən
citizen
ˈsɪtɪzən
cousin
ˈkʌzən
Curzon
ˈkɜːzən
deepfrozen
ˌdiːpˈfrəʊzən
dozen
ˈdʌzən
forechosen
fɔːˈtʃəʊzən
hausen
ˈhaʊzən
horizon
həˈraɪzən
lederhosen
ˈleɪdəˌhəʊzən
nonfrozen
ˌnɒnˈfrəʊzən
poison
ˈpɔɪzən
prison
ˈprɪzən
reason
ˈriːzən
refrozen
ˌriːˈˈfrəʊzən
season
ˈsiːzən
Susan
ˈsuːzən
unchosen
ʌnˈtʃəʊzən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FROZEN

frowster
frowstier
frowstiest
frowstiness
frowsty
frowsy
frowzier
frowziest
frowzily
frowziness
frowzy
froze
frozen assets
frozen food
frozen food compartment
frozen shoulder
frozen wastes
frozen yoghurt
frozenly
frozenness

WORDS THAT END LIKE FROZEN

a dime a dozen
baker´s dozen
Bozen
by the dozen
cozen
half a dozen
half-dozen
half-frozen
lozen
quick-frozen
talk nineteen to the dozen
unfrozen

Synonyms and antonyms of frozen in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «FROZEN»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «frozen» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of frozen

Translation of «frozen» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FROZEN

Find out the translation of frozen to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of frozen from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «frozen» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

冻结的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

congelado
570 millions of speakers

English

frozen
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जमे हुए
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُتَجَمِّد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

замороженный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

congelado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হিমায়িত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gelé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Beku
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

tiefgefroren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

凍った
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Beku
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đông lạnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உறைந்த
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फ्रोझन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dondurulmuş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

congelato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zamrożony
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

заморожений
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

înghețat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κατεψυγμένος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bevrore
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

djupfryst
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

frossen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of frozen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FROZEN»

The term «frozen» is very widely used and occupies the 4.683 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FROZEN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about frozen

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «FROZEN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word frozen.
1
Woody Allen
Who bothers to cook TV dinners? I suck them frozen.
2
Carol Alt
My mom cooked pot roast with noodles and frozen vegetables. Or she'd make spaghetti or hot dogs, or heat up TV dinners. Before I started modeling at age 19, I was 5'8" and weighed 165 pounds.
3
Buffalo Bill
Some days I would go without any fire at all, and eat raw frozen meat and melt snow in my mouth for water.
4
Johnny Carson
If it weren't for Philo T. Farnsworth, inventor of television, we'd still be eating frozen radio dinners.
5
Kacy Catanzaro
I try to eat super clean: No processed sugars, no corn syrups, nothing frozen in a box that you can microwave. If I read the ingredient label and I don't know what something is, I assume it's bad.
6
Dinesh D'Souza
Obama remains frozen in his father's time machine. His anti-colonialism is the anti-colonialism of Africa in the 1950s: state confiscation of land, confiscatory taxation, and so on. My anti-colonialism is the anti-colonialism of India in the 21st century.
7
Andre Dubus III
My mother was making $135 a week, but she had resilience and imagination. She might take frozen vegetables, cook them with garlic, onion and Spam, and it would taste like a four-star dinner.
8
Jean-Claude Duvalier
In 25 years of exile, I've never had a frozen account, either in Switzerland or elsewhere in the world.
9
Sheena Easton
I used to think I had to stay frozen in time. No amount of Botox will keep up.
10
Rahm Emanuel
When President Obama entered the White House, the economy was in a free-fall. The auto industry: on its back. The banks: frozen up. More than three million Americans had already lost their jobs. And America's bravest, our men and women in uniform, were fighting what would soon be the longest wars in our history.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FROZEN»

Discover the use of frozen in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to frozen and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Frozen Little Golden Book (Disney Frozen)
The comedy-adventure Frozen journeys into theaters in November 2013. Boys and girls ages 2-5 will enjoy this Little Golden Book retelling the whole exciting story.
‎2013
2
Frozen Junior Novel
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen is the story of Anna, who sets off on an epic journey to save her kingdom.
Disney Book Group, 2013
3
Frozen
Unable to speak or remember the events surrounding her mother's mysterious death eleven years earlier, sixteen-year-old Sadie Rose, the foster child of a corrupt senator in 1920s northern Minnesota, struggles to regain her voice, memory, ...
Mary Casanova, 2012
4
Frozen
THE STORY: One evening ten-year-old Rhona goes missing. Her mother, Nancy, retreats into a state of frozen hope. Agnetha, an American academic, comes to England to research a thesis: "Serial Killing—A Forgivable Act?
Bryony Lavery, 2003
5
Handbook of Frozen Foods
The book details methods for selecting the most appropriate packaging materials for frozen foods, and provides guidelines on ensuring product safety.
Y. H. Hui, Isabel Guerrero Legarretta, Miang Hoong Lim, 2004
6
Frozen Man
Recounts the discovery of a man's remains found frozen in the Alps, and describes how scientists determined that he had died five thousand years earlier
David Getz, 1996
7
Quality in Frozen Food
Not previously found in other publications, this book offers an enhanced concentration on the principles of frozen food quality.
Marilyn Erickson, Yen-Con Hung, 1997
8
Frozen
Frozen takes us into a labyrinth of deviant murderers, crooked cops, and hapless young female victims with an authenticity and detail borne of Ashford's own journalistic experience.
Lindsay Jayne Ashford, 2006
9
Frozen
When a six-thousand-year-old mummified body is found within the Alaskan wilderness, journalist Maura County and Special Agent Ulysses Grove make a shocking discovery that links this prehistoric murder to recent ritualistic killings.
Jay Bonansinga, 2005
10
Frozen Food Technology
This book on frozen food, as its title suggests, is written for the food technologist and food scientist in the frozen food industry, which includes both food and equipmentmanufacturers.
C.P. Mallett, 1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FROZEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term frozen is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The foodie traveller … tries frozen sashimi in Japan
Ruibe, or frozen raw fish, has been popular in Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost island, for centuries. So, if you like your fish supper to slip down ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
2
'Frozen' singer Idina Menzel wants to connect with fans on intimate …
While she realizes "Frozen" has brought a far broader — and younger — crowd, Menzel notes her career has always appealed to generally ... «Allentown Morning Call, Jul 15»
3
Minions outsell Frozen with market set to be worth £130m by end of …
As the Minions movie breaks records, the tie-in merchandise has knocked Frozen toys off the top of the bestseller list for the first time since July ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
4
Battle over S.F. couple's frozen embryos heads to court
After she finished her cancer treatments, her husband told her he wanted a divorce and has since refused to give Lee consent to use the frozen ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Jul 15»
5
Look out for smuggled meat frozen for four to five years: China …
BEIJING — China's food safety watchdog has called for local authorities to be on the lookout for smuggled frozen meat after a large amount of ... «eNCA, Jul 15»
6
An icy delight: Hogle Zoo treats animals to frozen cuisine on Ice …
Every year on a hot summer day, the event offers animals their favorite treats in frozen form, from bloodcicles to piles of crushed ice. «Deseret News, Jul 15»
7
20% of Enfield Capital Reserve Is Frozen as SEC Probes Fund
Enfield — With 20 percent of the town's capital reserve fund still frozen under a slow-moving Securities and Exchange Commission action ... «Valley News, Jul 15»
8
FDA Cracks Down on Frozen Beef Tripe Patties with Listeria
ucm454416 Carnivore Meat Company, LLC is recalling select products and lots of Carnivore Vital Essentials pet foods because they have the ... «Food Poison Journal, Jul 15»
9
RiverEdge Presents Free, Outdoor Sing-Along FROZEN, 8/15
You'd have to be living under a glacier not to know Frozen, Disney's 2013 animated musical comedy about sisterhood and snowmen, royalty ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
10
Feed your little film buff's Frozen obsession with a trip to meet the …
What do you give a five-year-old who's obsessed with Frozen? Answer: a trip to Disneyland Paris to meet the cast and experience the magic of ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»

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