(especially of ice,snow or frozen food) become liquid or soft due to the temperature rising above freezing point
(of weather) become warm enough to melt ice or snow
become less hard,less numb,less icy,etc.,as a result of being warmed
become more friendly,less stiff in manner
cause to thaw;cause to become more friendly
the action,fact,or process of thawing
warmth of weather sufficient to thaw ice
"the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster"
"the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours"
"they welcomed the spring thaw"
"the thaw between the United States and Russia has led to increased cooperation in world affairs"
"The sun melted the ice"
"the ice thawed"
"the ice cream melted"
"The heat melted the wax"
"The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"
"dethaw the meat"
We were trapped in the ice and had to wait for the thaw.
出自： J. Clavell
The splintering of ice in the first spring thaw.
出自： P. Fitzgerald
If the Sun of Righteousness will arise upon him, his frozen Heart shall feel a Thaw.
Where Phoebus' fire scarce thaws the icicles.
出自：Merchant of Venice , Shakespeare
Energy to thaw the frozen lake of my ideas.