Vendredi de Vocabulaire: Figer

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

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