Fridge vs. Refrigerator

Fridge vs. Refrigerator — Is There a Difference?
ADVERTISEMENT

Difference Between Fridge and Refrigerator

Fridgenoun

A refrigerator.

Refrigeratornoun

An appliance, cabinet, or room for storing food or other substances at a low temperature.

Fridgeverb

(archaic) To rub, chafe.

Refrigeratornoun

A household appliance used for keeping food fresh by refrigeration (short form fridge).

Fridgeverb

(informal) To place inside of a refrigerator.

Refrigeratornoun

One who has a chilling influence.

ADVERTISEMENT

Fridgeverb

page 201]:

Refrigeratornoun

white goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures

Fridgeverb

(fandom slang) To gratuitously kill, disempower, or otherwise remove a female character from a narrative, often strictly to hurt a male character and provide him with a personal motivation for fighting the antagonist(s).

Fridgenoun

(informal) A refrigerator.

Fridgenoun

a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor