This weeks word, figer, is also brought to you by Charmed. Figer means to freeze in the sense of to immobilize. Figer can also refer to when a computer freezes up.
When talking about the cold, there are a few different options:
- geler – for the weather, or for liquid or pipes; for when you’re feeling really cold; for financial assets (also bloquer, in that case)
- congeler – for food
- surgeler – also for food, and for quick-freezing or deep-freezing