Pronunciation of Thaw
/θˈɔː/, /θˈɔː/, /θ_ˈɔː/
Synonyms for thaw:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
defrost, melt away, freeze up.
Sense 6 (noun)
Indian Summer, scorcher, dog days, heat wave.
unfreeze, warm (verb)
fuse, overheat, defrost, freeze up.
heat, warm up.
heating, warm up.
Other synonyms and related words:
give, thawing, dethaw, disband, defrost, heating, overheat, warming, dismiss, fuse, unthaw, fade, melt away, heat, unfreeze, toast, mellow, fade away, release, melt down, fry, soften, resolve, evaporate, melting, warm, disappear, fade out, mellow out, meld, Deliquesce, free.
Usage examples for thaw:
- He could not thaw, but I never found out that until I had spent many unsuccessful interviews with him. - "Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate", Charles Turley.
- " Dollars are not to be picked up easily anywhere, and you and I are going to find out the full value of them before the thaw begins again," he said. - "A Damaged Reputation", Harold Bindloss.
- Next morning they got to work upon the track, and on the following afternoon, when the thaw had gone far enough into the ground, Charnock went for the gravel gang. - "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest", Harold Bindloss.