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petrifying

see definition of petrifying
  • verbmake hard
  • verbfrighten
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Synonyms for petrifying

verb make hard
  • calcify
  • clarify
  • fossilize
  • harden
  • lapidify
  • mineralize
  • set
  • solidify
  • turn to stone

Antonyms for petrifying

  • liquefy
  • soften
  • calm
  • comfort
  • melt
  • please
  • soothe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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appalling

adjective. horrifying

frightful/frightening

adjective. scary, shocking

more frightening

adjective. scary, shocking

more terrible

adjective. bad, horrible

most frightening

adjective. scary, shocking

most terrible

adjective. bad, horrible
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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