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un·freeze

 (ŭn-frēz′)
tr.v. un·froze (-frōz′), un·froz·en (-frō′zən), un·freez·ing, un·freez·es
1. To cause to thaw.
2. To remove a control or restriction on (prices or wages, for example).

unfreeze

(ʌnˈfriːz)
vb, -freezes, -freezing, -froze or -frozen
1. to thaw or cause to thaw
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to relax governmental restrictions on (wages, prices, credit, etc) or on the manufacture or sale of (goods, etc)
3. (Commerce) (tr) to relax governmental restrictions on (wages, prices, credit, etc) or on the manufacture or sale of (goods, etc)

unfreeze


Past participle: unfrozen
Gerund: unfreezing

Imperative
unfreeze
unfreeze
Present
I unfreeze
you unfreeze
he/she/it unfreezes
we unfreeze
you unfreeze
they unfreeze
Preterite
I unfroze
you unfroze
he/she/it unfroze
we unfroze
you unfroze
they unfroze
Present Continuous
I am unfreezing
you are unfreezing
he/she/it is unfreezing
we are unfreezing
you are unfreezing
they are unfreezing
Present Perfect
I have unfrozen
you have unfrozen
he/she/it has unfrozen
we have unfrozen
you have unfrozen
they have unfrozen
Past Continuous
I was unfreezing
you were unfreezing
he/she/it was unfreezing
we were unfreezing
you were unfreezing
they were unfreezing
Past Perfect
I had unfrozen
you had unfrozen
he/she/it had unfrozen
we had unfrozen
you had unfrozen
they had unfrozen
Future
I will unfreeze
you will unfreeze
he/she/it will unfreeze
we will unfreeze
you will unfreeze
they will unfreeze
Future Perfect
I will have unfrozen
you will have unfrozen
he/she/it will have unfrozen
we will have unfrozen
you will have unfrozen
they will have unfrozen
Future Continuous
I will be unfreezing
you will be unfreezing
he/she/it will be unfreezing
we will be unfreezing
you will be unfreezing
they will be unfreezing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been unfreezing
you have been unfreezing
he/she/it has been unfreezing
we have been unfreezing
you have been unfreezing
they have been unfreezing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been unfreezing
you will have been unfreezing
he/she/it will have been unfreezing
we will have been unfreezing
you will have been unfreezing
they will have been unfreezing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been unfreezing
you had been unfreezing
he/she/it had been unfreezing
we had been unfreezing
you had been unfreezing
they had been unfreezing
Conditional
I would unfreeze
you would unfreeze
he/she/it would unfreeze
we would unfreeze
you would unfreeze
they would unfreeze
Past Conditional
I would have unfrozen
you would have unfrozen
he/she/it would have unfrozen
we would have unfrozen
you would have unfrozen
they would have unfrozen
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unfreeze - become or cause to become soft or liquidunfreeze - become or cause to become soft or liquid; "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat"
deliquesce - melt or become liquid by absorbing moisture from the air; "this type of salt deliquesces easily"
defrost, deice, de-ice - make or become free of frost or ice; "Defrost the car window"
flux, liquify, liquefy - become liquid or fluid when heated; "the frozen fat liquefied"
2.unfreeze - make (assets) available; "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"
issue, supply - circulate or distribute or equip with; "issue a new uniform to the children"; "supply blankets for the beds"
immobilise, immobilize, freeze, block - prohibit the conversion or use of (assets); "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"
Translations

unfreeze

[ˈʌnˈfriːz]
A. VTdescongelar
B. VIdescongelarse

unfreeze

pret <unfroze>, ptp <unfrozen>
vt
(= thaw) food etcauftauen
(Fin) wages, prices, assetsfreigeben
viauftauen

unfreeze

[ʌnˈfriːz] (unfroze (pt)) [ʌnˈfrəʊz] (unfrozen (pp)) [ʌnˈfrəʊzn] vt (thaw) → sgelare; (assets, bank account) → scongelare, sbloccare
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