fresen

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vrêsen, from Old Saxon friosan, from Proto-Germanic *freusaną, from Proto-Indo-European *prews-. Compare Dutch vriezen, West Frisian frieze, German frieren, English freeze, Danish fryse. Doublet of freren.

Verb[edit]

fresen (third-person singular simple present früst, past tense froor, past participle froren, auxiliary verb hebben or wesen)

  1. to freeze

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English frēosan, from Proto-Germanic *freusaną. Compare frost.

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fresen

  1. To freeze; to become frozen or reach freezing point (referring to water)
    1. To form or come into existence due to freezing (referring to ice)
    2. To become adhered or stuck to something due to freezing.
  2. To be at freezing point (of the temperature):
    1. To be afflicted or injured by low temperatures (up to and including death)
    2. (rare) To have a feeling of coldness; to pick up a chill.
  3. To become stopped; to cease or terminate.
  4. (figuratively) To stop one from feeling sympathy or compassion.
  5. (rare) To become coagulated or solid like ice.

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

fresen

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of fresar.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of fresar.
  3. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of fresar.