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petrify

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

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

Antonyms for petrify

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