A condition of being held in temporary suspension or inactivity.
transitive verbdeep-froze , deep-fro·zen , deep-freez·ing, deep-freez·es
- To quick-freeze.
- To store in a frozen condition.
- To suspend or defer indefinitely: “American long-term obligations &ellipsis; which have been deep-frozen since the early 1950s” (Paul Kennedy).
(plural deep freezes)
- a freezer
- Alternative form of deep freeze.