Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Wednesday’s Word

Word: Unthaw (V.)

Definition: to thaw


When something is taken out of the freezer to get ready for dinner later, it is taken out to unthaw. (Though to un-thaw something would actually be to freeze it as you would be taking it from a thawed state)

(Definition from: “How To Talk Yankee”, by Gerald Lewis & Tim Sample, copyright 1979, 1986 by The Thorndike Press; copyright 1989 by the First North Country Press)

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