Adjective "Defrosting" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Defrosting


    Definition:

    1. to remove the frost or ice from: to defrost a refrigerator; to defrost the windshield of a car.

    2. to thaw or partially thaw (frozen food). verb (used without object)

    3. to become free of ice or frost: The refrigerator defrosted quickly.

    4. to thaw, as frozen food: The meat took two hours to defrost.

    Origin:
    defrost

    Examples:

    "foods can be defrosting."