Definitions

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  • adj. Half or partially frozen.

Etymologies

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semi- +‎ frozen

Examples

  • Just before serving, sift some of the brown sugar over the semifrozen cream in a layer no more than 1 ⁄ 8 inch thick, covering the cream completely.

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • Brandon tapped his horn politely, then swerved through semifrozen potholes across the center line to get a cleaner look at the fringed silhouette of a red-tailed hawk, twenty-six, the white rump of a northern flicker, twenty-seven, and, suspended above everything, the boomerang shape of a solo tree swallow, twenty-eight.

    ‘Border Songs’

  • A heavy hoarfrost still glazed parts of the pavement untouched by the sunlight, and the open gutter that ran down the center of the street was semifrozen.

    The Thief Taker

  • With the cloth in a semifrozen state, it came right off in her grasp—like a stiff shell of armor—and the figurine was left standing naked in a blaze of glory.

    Hearts

  • They got rid of the oxygen and turned the fuel into a ‘slush-hydrogen’ mixture, which is some kind of cryogenic fuel consisting of pure hydrogen in a semifrozen state.

    Deception Point

  • They got rid of the oxygen and turned the fuel into a 'slush-hydrogen' mixture, which is some kind of cryogenic fuel consisting of pure hydrogen in a semifrozen state.

    Deception Point

  • The roast course was always accompanied by an aqueous, semifrozen concoction which the bill of fare revealed as Roman Punch.

    One Basket

  • I'm really, truly grateful to them for inviting me along, because not even a cynic like me can resist seeing, say, 10,000 people in a single block in Deep Cove, all dressed in red and white and cheering their semifrozen faces off and freakin 'cowbelling like their lives depended on it.

    BC Bloggers

  • He said the three, ages 13 to 15, were playing and sliding on the semifrozen pond when the ice broke.

    AroundTheCapitol.com

  • Add Praline of Bacon when ice cream is semifrozen.

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