freeze down


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Verb1.freeze down - change from a liquid to a solid when cold; "Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit"
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
freeze - change to ice; "The water in the bowl froze"
solidify - become solid; "The metal solidified when it cooled"
References in classic literature ?
"I'm so used to living nearer the sun," replied the Rainbow's Daughter, "that at first I feared I would freeze down here.
That space would get downright warm at times--so hot, in fact, that my dad came up with the term "freeze down," which meant stepping outside in your underwear and cooling off in the extreme chill--and it was the attic fan's job to pull that heat through the house.
"I throw some snow around the hole so the tip-up doesn't freeze down. No wind, no worries.
For commercial kitchens it is essential to be able to freeze down items, meeting the strict food and hygiene requirements.