unthaw


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Related to unthaw: dethaw
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.unthaw - become or cause to become soft or liquidunthaw - 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"
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My God, that's what my Mother would have said: "I done laid out a roast to unthaw for supper.
This also makes them easier to unthaw and use for specific recipes.
DUBAI: Saudi Arabian interbank rates have fallen almost 60 basis points this week after the kingdom's central bank slashed its benchmark lending rate on Sunday to unthaw credit markets and spur domestic liquidity.
30 part of a slew of measures by regional governments and central bank to unthaw credit markets during a global financial crisis.