They ended up crawling for much of the journey, scaling electric fences and fending off wild animals in freezing conditions.
freezing rain fills potholes and snow drifts in through windows empty of glass.
In Cambridge, Massachusetts, it was four Beinarts huddled around a small table in the freezing cold.
Officially, the political parties said they are freezing their campaigns following the military operation in Gaza.
I watched them blaze and blaze and remember thinking how warm it was, how light, on the freezing Saturnian January night.
freezing out on the floes; stewing under their roofs of snow.
The ground, alternately thawing and freezing, was frequently whitened with snow.
My answer was this story of the Corporal and the eighteen freezing file.
They were alike insensible to hunger, to drenched garments, and to freezing blasts.
All through the winter Freckles' entire energy was given to keeping up his lines and his "chickens" from freezing or starving.
Old English freosan "turn to ice" (class II strong verb; past tense freas, past participle froren), from Proto-Germanic *freusanan (cf. Old Norse frjosa, Old High German friosan, German frieren "to freeze," Gothic frius "frost"), from Proto-Germanic *freus-, equivalent to PIE root *preus- "to freeze," also "to burn" (cf. Sanskrit prusva, Latin pruina "hoarfrost," Welsh rhew "frost," Sanskrit prustah "burnt," Albanian prus "burning coals," Latin pruna "a live coal").
Transitive sense first recorded 14c., figurative sense c.1400. Meaning "become rigid or motionless" attested by 1720. Sense of "fix at a certain level, make non-transactable" is 1922. Freeze frame is from 1960, originally "a briefly Frozen Shot after the Jingle to allow ample time for Change over at the end of a T.V. 'Commercial.' " ["ABC of Film & TV," 1960].
c.1400, from freeze (v.).
v. froze (frōz), fro·zen (frō'zən), freez·ing, freez·es
To pass from the liquid to the solid state by loss of heat.
To make or become congealed, stiffened, or hardened by exposure to cold.
A stopping of change, esp in various monetary matters: a freeze on profits/ nuclear freeze (1930s+)