\ ˈfrij How to pronounce fridge (audio) \
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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Meals from Terra's Kitchen are delivered to you in the Vessel, which is an insulated container that's kind of like a mini-fridge without the electricity. SELF, "The Best Meal-Kit Delivery Services to Try in 2019," 1 Jan. 2019 Bored, tired and unable to understand the Arabic spoken on television that evening in Amman, Mr. Begos broke his mini-fridge rule. Peter Hellman, WSJ, "‘Tasting the Past’ Review: Uncorking the World," 2 Aug. 2018 The park has four cabins with air conditioning, lights, electrical outlets, heating, microwave and mini fridge. Weldon B. Johnson, azcentral, "Kartchner Caverns has summer discounts for Arizona residents, military members," 6 June 2018 The original idea to send a week’s worth of food to students for $150 was upended when the company realized its boxes contained far more than a typical mini-fridge could hold. Janelle Nanos,, "Food delivery right to your dorm door: How some campus dining halls are competing with GrubHub," 5 Apr. 2018 Cost is $5 per box for paper shredding and small fee ($2-$10) for some electronics, such as vacuums, mini-fridges and microwaves. Laura Groch,, "North County School News, April 5," 5 Apr. 2018 The 32 rooms will feature Punk IPA taps and, in the showers, mini-fridges stocked with craft beers picked by Watt and BrewDog co-founder Martin Dickie. David Arky, Smithsonian, "How Do You Make Beer in Space?," 20 Mar. 2018 The second row gets its own climate control console, some USB ports for charging your devices, and there’s even a 110v outlet for… a mini fridge? Eric Bangeman, Ars Technica, "Review: Buick aims high, falls short with $60,000 Enclave Avenir," 2 Mar. 2018 Not all items in your fridge are meant to be stored at the same temperature. Maya Mcdowell, House Beautiful, "This High-Tech Fridge Helps Food Stay Fresh Longer," 13 Feb. 2019

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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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