Definition of Defrost

1. Verb. Make or become free of frost or ice. "Defrost the car window"

Exact synonyms: De-ice, Deice
Generic synonyms: Dethaw, Dissolve, Melt, Thaw, Unfreeze, Unthaw
Derivative terms: Defroster, Deicer



Definition of Defrost

1. Verb. (transitive) To remove frost from. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To thaw something. ¹

3. Verb. (informal intransitive) To recover from something tiresome. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Defrost

1. to remove frost from [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Defrost

defrays
defreeze
defreezes
defriend
defriended
defriending
defriends
defrizz
defrizzed
defrizzes
defrizzing
defrock
defrocked
defrocking
defrocks
defrost (current term)
defrostable
defrosted
defroster
defrosters
defrosting
defrosts
defroze
defrozen
deft
defter
deftest
deftly
deftness
deftnesses

Literary usage of Defrost

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1. Alternative Farming Systems by K. Schnieder (1994)
"Data for 1989 best available products refer to automatic defrost units with top-mounted freezers having unadjusted volumes of 18.0 cubic feet. ..."

2. SAS/QC 9.1 by SAS Institute (2004)
"Figure 37.37 shows a listing of a SAS data set containing field data on replacements of defrost controls in 22914 refrigerators, whose ages are grouped by ..."

3. Building Energy Efficiency (1992)
"Data for 1989 best available products refer to automatic defrost units with top-mounted freezers having unadjusted volumes of 18.0 cubic feet. ..."

4. Energy Efficiency: Challenges and Trends for Electric UtilitiesBusiness & Economics (1994)
"... no through-the- door Ice, and with adjusted volumes of 20.8 cubic feet. b Upright, manual defrost units with an adjusted volume of 26.1 cubic feet c ..."

5. Coumarin from the People's Republic of China: An International Trade ...by DIANE Publishing Company by DIANE Publishing Company (2004)
"43 Chairman Newquist notes that in defrost Timers from Japan, Inv. No. ... Although defrost Timers has in fact gone to a final investigation, ..."

6. Home Energy Manual (1993)
"Automatic defrost freezers can consume 40 percent more electricity than similar manual defrost models. • Don't buy a refrigerator that is oversized for your ..."

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