Definition of chest freezer in English:

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chest freezer

Pronunciation: /CHest ˈfrēzər/


A freezer with a hinged lid that opens from the top, rather than a front-opening door.
Example sentences
  • If you choose a chest freezer with a counterbalanced door, the daily joy of cracking yourself on the head as you reach for the orange sorbet becomes a thing of the past.
  • Drugs were found next to a bed in an upstairs room and further amounts were discovered in a chest freezer in the lounge.
  • Once, when one of my tenants left, he forgot to empty the chest freezer which was full of meat.

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Syllabification: chest freez·er

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