Translation: from spanish

be frozen stiff

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  • frozen stiff — see ↑stiff, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑freeze frozen stiff 1 : completely stiff because of being wet and frozen The shirt was frozen stiff. 2 informal : extremely cold We were frozen stiff by the time w …   Useful english dictionary

  • stiff´ness — stiff «stihf», adjective, adverb, noun, verb. –adj. 1. not easily bent; fixed; rigid: »a stiff brush. He wore a stiff collar. 2. hard to move: »a stiff gear. The old hinges on the barn door are stiff. 3. not able to move easily: »a stiff neck.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stiff´ly — stiff «stihf», adjective, adverb, noun, verb. –adj. 1. not easily bent; fixed; rigid: »a stiff brush. He wore a stiff collar. 2. hard to move: »a stiff gear. The old hinges on the barn door are stiff. 3. not able to move easily: »a stiff neck.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stiff — stiff1 S3 [stıf] adj comparative stiffer superlative stiffest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(body)¦ 2¦(material/substance)¦ 3¦(mixture)¦ 4¦(difficult)¦ 5¦(door/drawer etc)¦ 6¦(unfriendly)¦ 7¦(price)¦ 8 stiff …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stiff — 1 adjective 1 BODY if a part of your body is stiff or you are stiff, your muscles hurt and it is difficult to move: Arthritis makes your joints stiff and sore. | stiff neck/back/joint: Alastair woke up with a stiff neck. | feel stiff: I felt… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • frozen — [[t]fro͟ʊz(ə)n[/t]] 1) Frozen is the past participle of freeze. 2) ADJ If the ground is frozen it has become very hard because the weather is very cold. It was bitterly cold now and the ground was frozen hard. ...the frozen bleakness of the Far… …   English dictionary

  • stiff — /stɪf / (say stif) adjective 1. rigid or firm in substance; not flexible, pliant, or easily bent: a stiff collar. 2. not moving or working easily: a stiff hinge. 3. (of the body or part of the body) unable to move without difficulty or causing… …   Australian English dictionary

  • frozen — fro|zen1 [ˈfrəuzən US ˈfrou ] v the past participle of ↑freeze 1 frozen 2 frozen2 adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(food)¦ 2 be frozen (stiff) 3¦(earth)¦ 4¦(area of water)¦ 5 be frozen with fear/terror/fright ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • frozen — fro|zen1 [ frouzn ] adjective * 1. ) preserved by being made extremely cold and stored at a very low temperature: frozen vegetables/fish/yogurt frozen food/meals 2. ) frozen ground has become very hard because the weather is very cold a ) frozen… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • frozen — I UK [ˈfrəʊz(ə)n] / US [ˈfroʊz(ə)n] adjective * 1) preserved by being made extremely cold and stored at a very low temperature frozen food/meals frozen vegetables/fish/yoghurt 2) a) frozen water or snow is covered with a layer of ice b) frozen… …   English dictionary

  • stiff — stiffish, adj. stiffly, adv. stiffness, n. /stif/, adj., stiffer, stiffest, n., adv., v. adj. 1. rigid or firm; difficult or impossible to bend or flex: a stiff collar. 2. not moving or working easily: The motor was a little stiff from the cold… …   Universalium


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