frozen stiff

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of frozen stiff

1 : completely stiff because of being wet and frozen
  • The shirt was frozen stiff.
2 informal : extremely cold
  • We were frozen stiff by the time we got indoors.

Word by Word Definitions

frozen play
  1. : treated, affected, or crusted over by freezing

  2. : subject to long and severe cold

  3. : incapable of being changed, moved, or undone : fixed

stiff play
  1. : not easily bent : rigid

  2. : lacking in suppleness or flexibility

  3. : impeded in movement

  1. : in a stiff manner : stiffly

  2. : to an extreme degree : severely

  3. : close enough to the hole for an easy putt in golf

  1. : corpse

  2. : vagrant, tramp

  3. : a member of the working class

  1. : to refuse to pay or tip

  2. : cheat

  3. : stick


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