thaw vs freeze: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: thaw or freeze

How to spell thaw?

thaw
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freeze
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thawnoun

the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid

thawnoun

warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt

thawverb

become or cause to become soft or liquid

thawnoun

a relaxation or slackening of tensions or reserve; becoming less hostile

freezeverb

change from a liquid to a solid when cold

freezenoun

an interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement

freezeverb

stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it

freezeverb

prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

freezeverb

stop moving or become immobilized

freezenoun

weather cold enough to cause freezing

freezenoun

the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid

freezeverb

anesthetize by cold

freezeverb

be cold

freezeverb

cause to freeze

freezeverb

change to ice

freezenoun

fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level

freezeverb

suddenly behave coldly and formally

freezeverb

be very cold, below the freezing point

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