Share this entry

Share this page

deep freeze

Pronunciation: /ˈdiːpˈfriːz/

Translation of deep freeze in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 countable/numerable (in shop, home) congelador (masculine), freezer (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina)
    Example sentences
    • The blood bank has four refrigerated centrifuges, 6 deep freezers which maintain a temperature range of - 40 to - 80 degrees centigrade and four blood bank refrigerators.
    • In the Ireland of De Valera she was the first in the town to introduce chilled Coca Cola, the first to sell frozen foods from a deep freezer, and the first to popularize the concept of a delicatessen.
    • You will be questioned as to how often you invite guests for meals and whether you have a microwave oven, a refrigerator and a deep freezer.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (deep-freeze) (past tense of/pasado de -froze past participle of/participio pasado de, -frozen)

  • [meat/vegetables] congelar; (commercially) ultracongelar a packet of deep-frozen cod un paquete de bacalao ultracongelado

Definition of deep freeze in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

More on deep freeze

Nearby words


Translate deep freeze

into Arabic
Word of the day desgravación
f
tax exemption (US), tax relief (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Bonoloto is a Spanish state lottery established in 1988. The others are the Lotería Nacional and the Lotería Primitiva. As with the Lotería Primitiva six numbers are marked on a ticket showing forty-nine numbers and win the main prize if all the numbers come up in the draw.