Definition of freezer in English:

freezer

noun

  • A refrigerated cabinet or room for preserving food at very low temperatures.

    ‘there are some steaks in the freezer’
    as modifier ‘the freezer compartment of the refrigerator’
    • ‘This means having food ready in the freezer to whip out and reheat, or dishes that can be made in advance and kept warm.’
    • ‘All of the units have cookers, hobs, fridges, freezers, microwaves, dishwashers, washer-dryers, fitted wardrobes in the master bedroom and an alarm system.’
    • ‘Thankfully, the alarm didn't go off and the food in the freezer seems to have stayed frozen.’
    • ‘The generator is needed to keep the store's freezers, chiller cabinets and tills going in the event of a grid failure.’
    • ‘Fridges, freezers, cookers, washing machines and tumble dryers are all badly needed by Sligo County Council.’
    • ‘Her brother saw her twice in his basement, watching him as he grabbed food from the freezer.’
    • ‘The lack of fridges and freezers meant food was bought and cooked fresh daily.’
    • ‘At the very least, blackouts disable heating and air-conditioning systems, freezers, refrigerators, water pumps and lighting.’
    • ‘He said that during the incident, the temperature in the freezer rose above normal levels for a short time.’
    • ‘We can assure our customers that all the food in our freezers is perfectly fit to eat.’
    • ‘Varied combinations of refrigerators and freezers come in tall units or drawers.’
    • ‘Stem samples with buds were frozen to different temperatures in a controlled freezer and thawed overnight.’
    • ‘Mrs Brogden said: ‘The freezers were full with food for the fun day and for the children due to stay with us over the coming weeks.’’
    • ‘He was eating a frozen pizza that was still preserved by the freezer's cold temperatures.’
    • ‘Refrigerators and freezers more than five years old contain gases known as chlorofluorocarbons which damage the ozone layer.’
    • ‘Oil gas and other gaseous hydrocarbons, crude aluminium, refrigerators, freezers and fertilisers top the list of imports from Romania.’
    • ‘After water heaters and air conditioners, refrigerators and freezers are the next biggest household power-gluttons.’
    • ‘Storage freezers and refrigerators should be on an emergency power system.’
    • ‘For grafts intended to be stored in refrigerators or freezers, 24-hour, seven-day-a-week temperature monitoring must be maintained and documented.’
    • ‘Recycling is fast becoming the way to get rid of unwanted items which covers household things like washing machines, cookers, fridges and freezers that will all be taken there.’

Pronunciation

freezer

/ˈfriːzə/