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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. thaw

    dissolve, melt, liquefy

    freeze, congeal, harden

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. thaw, melt, thawing, meltingnoun

    the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid

    "the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster"; "the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours"

    thawing, warming, melt, melting

  2. thaw, thawing, warmingnoun

    warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt

    "they welcomed the spring thaw"

    thawing, warming, melt, melting, heating

  3. thawverb

    a relaxation or slackening of tensions or reserve; becoming less hostile

    "the thaw between the United States and Russia has led to increased cooperation in world affairs"

    thawing, warming, melt, melting

  4. dissolve, thaw, unfreeze, unthaw, dethaw, meltverb

    become or cause to become soft or liquid

    "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat"

    unthaw, melt down, unblock, unfreeze, mellow out, melt, fade away, free, release, dethaw, dismiss, resolve, disappear, run, break up, evaporate, fade out, meld, mellow, dissolve, fade, disband

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. thawverb

    melt (after freezing), dissolve, liquefy, become fluid

  2. thawverb

    melt (something frozen), dissolve

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "thaw":

    thawing, melting, snowmelt, meltwater, break-up, détente, defrost, warmth

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  1. Roman Vilfand:

    The warming that is being observed not only in winter but also in summer is dangerous because it causes the permafrost to thaw, the concept of 'permanent' disappears, and the frost turns out not to be eternal.

  2. Christopher Pearce Cranch, A Spring Growl:

    If there comes a little thaw, Still the air is chill and raw, Here and there a patch of snow, Dirtier than the ground below, Dribbles down a marshy flood; Ankle-deep you stick in mud In the meadows while you sing, "This is Spring."

  3. Christopher Sabatini:

    Trump has not said that Christopher Sabatini is opposed to the thaw in relations, christopher Sabatini’s Christopher Sabatini and Christopher Sabatini has said that the just wants a better deal.

  4. Andrey Polishchuk:

    It would be a sign of thaw in relations between the company and the European consumers.

  5. Manitoba Hydro:

    We have to take steps to thaw it out and expose more of the pipe and do repairs. It takes several hours to do that.

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