Definition of thawing in English:

thawing

noun

mass noun
  • 1The process of ice, snow, or another frozen substance becoming liquid or soft as a result of warming up.

    ‘the disintegration is caused by the thawing of permafrost’
    1. 1.1 The process of becoming friendlier or more cordial.
      ‘the thawing of relations between the two countries’

Pronunciation

thawing

/ˈθɔː(r)ɪŋ/