Definitions of petrify
v. t. - To convert, as any animal or vegetable matter, into stone or stony substance. 2
v. t. - To make callous or obdurate; to stupefy; to paralyze; to transform; as by petrifaction; as, to petrify the heart. Young. 2
v. i. - To become stone, or of a stony hardness, as organic matter by calcareous deposits. 2
v. i. - Fig.: To become stony, callous, or obdurate. 2
The word "petrify" uses 7 letters: E F I P R T Y.
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