Phrasal Verb 'Freeze up'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Freeze up'.

Freeze up

Be blocked with ice

Example: The pipes all FROZE UP so no water came through.

Freeze up

Stop working because the parts of a machine won't move

Example: The gears had FROZEN UP.

Freeze up

When a computer stops working

Example: The computer FROZE UP; it showed me the blue screen of death and I couldn't reboot.

Freeze up

Be paralysed with fear

Example: WE FROZE UP when we heard the window break.