\ ˈfrij \
variants: or less commonly frig

Definition of fridge

Examples of fridge in a Sentence

Please put the milk in the fridge.

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Rest in fridge until completely cooled before rolling. 3. Bethany Jean Clement, The Seattle Times, "How to make the best banana cream pie ever," 4 Dec. 2018 For example, a large item like a turkey needs at least a full 24 hours per 5 pounds of weight if your fridge is set to 40 degrees. Jenna Flannigan, SELF, "8 Surprising Food Safety Mistakes You Might Be Making," 11 Jan. 2019 Charming details include mini Smeg fridges, caramel leather upholstered couches, and floral cushions. Ella Riley-adams, Vogue, "The Best New Places to Eat, Stay, and Play in Seattle," 10 Jan. 2019 Across from the sofa, a kitchen features an indoor-outdoor fridge, two-burner gas stove, sink, microwave, and extendable counter. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Compact camper van fits a bathroom, sleeps two," 27 Nov. 2018 Staring at the Netflix homepage is like opening and closing your fridge for the fifth time in a row. Danielle Fox, Seventeen, "What Show Should You Binge-Watch Next on Netflix?," 16 July 2018 Your body might actually be pushing you towards the pantry or fridge. NBC News, "Why you eat more at night — and how to curb your hunger," 7 May 2018 Question: Tell me five things that are always in your pantry or fridge at home. David Sharos, Naperville Sun, "Chef's Choice: Cooking 'just feeds your soul'," 25 Apr. 2018 Chances are, your fridge will be full of leftover turkey and stuffing the day after Thanksgiving. Suzannah Weiss, Teen Vogue, "8 Black Friday 2018 Food Deals," 21 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of fridge

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fridge

by shortening & alteration

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The first known use of fridge was in 1926

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