frozen

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frozen (comparative more frozen, superlative most frozen)

  1. In the state of that which freezes; in ice form.
    The mammoth has been frozen for ten thousand years.
    • 2013 July 26, Nick Miroff, “Mexico gets a taste for eating insects […]”, The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 7, page 32: 
      The San Juan market is Mexico City's most famous deli of exotic meats, where an adventurous shopper can hunt down hard-to-find critters […]. But the priciest items in the market aren't the armadillo steaks or even the bluefin tuna. That would be the frozen chicatanas – giant winged ants – at around $500 a kilo.
  2. Immobilized.
    I just stood frozen as the robber pointed at me with his gun.
  3. (of a bank account) In a state such that transactions are not allowed.

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frozen

  1. past participle of freeze
    The mammoth was frozen shortly after death.