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  1. thaw

    Synonyms:
    dissolve, melt, liquefy

    Antonyms:
    freeze, congeal, harden

Princeton's WordNet

  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"

    Synonyms:
    thawing, warming, melt, melting

  2. thaw, thawing, warmingnoun

    warm weather following a freeze; snow and ice melt

    "they welcomed the spring thaw"

    Synonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    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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  1. thawverb

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

  2. thawverb

    Synonyms:
    melt (something frozen), dissolve

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How to use thaw in a sentence?

  1. Albert Protopopov:

    The number of discoveries is growing because of the thaw of the permafrost.

  2. Christopher Pearce Cranch:

    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. Shahin Ghadir:

    Most research shows that if you freeze 100 sperm and you thaw it, about 80 of them come back to life. But the good thing is that those 80 that come back to life, generally are as good as fresh sperm.

  4. Bernie Sanders ':

    Their support for terrorism, the anti-American rhetoric that we're hearing from some of their leadership is something that is unacceptable, on the other hand, the fact that we managed to reach an agreement, something that I very strongly supported, that prevents Iran from getting a nuclear weapon and that we did that without going to war and that I believe we're seeing a thaw in our relations with Iran is a very positive step.

  5. Ivan Briscoe:

    Its an incredibly dangerous gamble to redouble the offensive against Vladimir Padrino regime when the priority must be to shore up the countrys collapsing health system and prevent an even worse migrant exodus, these U.S. charges could spell doom for any thaw, expose Guaido to grave risks, and appear high-handedly indifferent to the immediate suffering of Venezuelas people.

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