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2 adjective
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DF frozen food has been stored at a very low temperature in order to preserve it [↪ freeze]:
You can use fresh or frozen fish.
frozen peas

be frozen (stiff)

spoken to feel very cold:
You must be frozen! Come and sit by the fire.


earth that is frozen is so cold it has become very hard:
The ground is frozen for most of the year.
the frozen wastes of Siberia

area of water

a river, lake etc that is frozen has a layer of ice on the surface

be frozen with fear/terror/fright

to be so afraid, shocked etc that you cannot move

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