What is another word for petrify?

220 synonyms found


[ p_ˈɛ_t_ɹ_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ], [ pˈɛtɹɪfˌa͡ɪ], [ pˈɛtɹɪfˌa‍ɪ]

Synonyms for Petrify:

frighten (verb) preserve (verb) Other synonyms:

Related words for Petrify:

  • tetrafluorocarbon.

Quotes for Petrify:

  1. Time, which runs through the world like an endless tinsel thread, seemed to pass through the centre of this room and through the centre of these people and suddenly to pause and petrify stiff, still and glittering... and the objects in the room drew a little closer together. Robert Musil.