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Any severe storms that congeal close to the Interstate 95 corridor will be capable of locally torrential downpours, intense cloud-to-ground lightning, hail up to a quarter size, and peak wind gusts of 60 to 70 mph.
RISK OF SEVERE STORMS DECREASES WITH DRIER AIR PUSHING INTO REGIONJASON SAMENOW, JEFFREY HALVERSONJULY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
An additional batch of scattered thunderstorms may develop from the Mid-Atlantic into western Massachusetts and shift east, congealing into a mass of downpours that will roll through southern New England.
TROPICAL STORM ELSA DRENCHING NEW ENGLAND AFTER DELUGING MID-ATLANTICMATTHEW CAPPUCCIJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The simulation shows a robust storm line that has congealed over the Blue Ridge, ahead of the advancing cold front.
HEAVY STORMS, SOME DAMAGING, EXIT D.C. AREA. MORE RAIN LIKELY TONIGHT.JEFFREY HALVERSON, JASON SAMENOWJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They then congeal with grease and other cooking fats improperly sent down drains to form sometimes massive “fatbergs” that block pumps and pipes, sending sewage backing up into basements and overflowing into streams.
A NASTY PANDEMIC PROBLEM: MORE FLUSHED WIPES ARE CLOGGING PIPES, SENDING SEWAGE INTO HOMESKATHERINE SHAVERAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Lockdown has distorted our perceptions of time, making months of mandatory monotony congeal into a goo of boredom and malaise.
HOW DOCU-MANIA TOOK STREAMING BY STORM, FROM TIGER KING TO WEWORKJUDY BERMANAPRIL 1, 2021TIME
They do not congeal for the reason that the salt of the ocean lowers the point at which the water solidifies to near 28° Fahr.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The effect upon the water, already at freezing-point, would be to congeal the surface at once.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Boil down the syrup to half its original quantity, but take care that it does not boil long enough to congeal or become thick.
DOMESTIC FRENCH COOKERY, 4TH ED.SULPICE BARU
Captain Scraggs shook his head as if his thoughts threatened to congeal in his brain and he desired to shake them up.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
The jelly obstinately refused to clarify, and the blanc-mange was equally unwilling to congeal.
PENCIL SKETCHESELIZA LESLIE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONGEAL

  • bind
  • clench
  • close
  • compress
  • condense
  • congeal
  • contract
  • cramp
  • crush
  • fasten
  • fix
  • grip
  • harden
  • narrow
  • pinch
  • pressure
  • rigidify
  • screw
  • secure
  • squeeze
  • stiffen
  • strain
  • strangle
  • stretch
  • tauten
  • tense
  • toughen
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