Definition of fridge in English:


Line breaks: fridge
Pronunciation: /frɪdʒ


chiefly British
A refrigerator: she put the carton of milk back in the fridge
More example sentences
  • Storage facilities like fridges and deep freezers are examined to ensure they comply with health regulations.
  • Freezers, fridges, microwaves and cookers are checked and tested before being delivered at a low cost to clients.
  • Asbestos and 20 fridges and freezers were among the abandoned rubbish, which took council workers nearly a day to clear.


1920s: abbreviation, probably influenced by the proprietary name Frigidaire.

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