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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: petrify(0.01248 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to petrify.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: cause to become stone-like or stiff or dazed and stunned;
“The horror petrified his feelings”; “Fear petrified her
2: change into stone; “the wood petrified with time” [syn: lapidify]
3: make rigid and set into a conventional pattern; “rigidify
the training schedule”; “ossified teaching methods”;
“slogans petrify our thinking” [syn: rigidify, ossify]
English → English (gcide)
Petrify \Pet"ri*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Petrified; p. pr. &
vb. n. Petrifying.] [L. petra rock, Gr. ? (akin to ? a
stone) + -fy: cf. F. p['e]trifier. Cf. Parrot, Petrel,
1. To convert, as any animal or vegetable matter, into stone
or stony substance.
A river that petrifies any sort of wood or leaves.
2. To make callous or obdurate; to stupefy; to paralyze; to
transform; as by petrifaction; as, to petrify the heart.
Young. “Petrifying accuracy.” --Sir W. Scott.
And petrify a genius to a dunce. --Pope.
The poor, petrified journeyman, quite unconscious of
what he was doing. --De Quincey.
A hideous fatalism, which ought, logically, to
petrify your volition. --G. Eliot.
Petrify \Pet"ri*fy\, v. i.
1. To become stone, or of a stony hardness, as organic matter
by calcareous deposits.
2. Fig.: To become stony, callous, or obdurate.
Like Niobe we marble grow,
And petrify with grief. --Dryden.