Synonyms for petrifaction
- suspended animation
Antonyms for petrifaction
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PETRIFACTION
I stood there like a petrifaction—looking after him, vacant and motionless.
As for Rollin, he became, and remained for some time, a petrifaction of amazement.
Something like a petrifaction of her wildest face was shown.
Petrifaction awaits all these glowing metaphors of early time.
A petrifaction of a fish's head, for old United States coins.
The petrifaction of Karaism is illustrated by an event in European Turkey.
I know cases of petrifaction like that—and God preserve anyone that I love from it!
Zoolithus, the petrifaction of an animal of the class Mammalia.
For a moment Lawrence stood silent and cold in a petrifaction of anger.
Perhaps the process might be more aptly called one of petrifaction.