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Definition of Thaw

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Thaw Thaw, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Thawed; p. pr. & vb. n. Thawing.] [AS. [thorn][=a]wian, [thorn][=a]wan; akin to D. dovijen, G. tauen, thauen (cf. also verdauen 8digest, OHG. douwen, firdouwen), Icel. [thorn]eyja, Sw. t["o]a, Dan. t["o]e, and perhaps to Gr. ? to melt. [root]56.] 1. To melt, dissolve, or become fluid; to soften; -- said of that which is frozen; as, the ice thaws. 2. To become so warm as to melt ice and snow; -- said in reference to the weather, and used impersonally. 3. Fig.: To grow gentle or genial.
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Thaw Thaw, v. t. To cause (frozen things, as earth, snow, ice) to melt, soften, or dissolve.
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Thaw Thaw, n. The melting of ice, snow, or other congealed matter; the resolution of ice, or the like, into the state of a fluid; liquefaction by heat of anything congealed by frost; also, a warmth of weather sufficient to melt that which is congealed. --Dryden.

Meaning of Thaw from wikipedia

- John Edward Thaw, CBE (3 January 1942 – 21 February 2002) was an English actor who appeared in a range of television, stage, and cinema roles. He starred...
- Thaw or THAW may refer to: Thawing or melting Thaw (weather), the melting of snow and ice The Thaw (1931 film), a Soviet film The Thaw (2009 film), a horror...
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- San Thaw Thaw (born 9 January 2001) is a Burmese footballer who plays as a forward for the Myanmar women's national team. San Thaw Thaw represented Myanmar...
- Abigail J. Thaw (born 1 October 1965) is an English actress. Abigail Thaw was born in London to actor John Thaw and his first wife, Sally Alexander, an...
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- Harry Kendall Thaw (February 12, 1871 – February 22, 1947) was the son of coal and railroad baron William Thaw Sr. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Heir to...
- attention when her husband, the mentally unstable multimillionaire Harry Kendall Thaw, shot and killed the prominent architect and New York socialite Stanford...
- The Thaw (Russian: Оттепель, Ottepel) is a short novel by Ilya Ehrenburg first published in the spring 1954 issue of Novy Mir. It coined the name for the...
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