petrify

US [ˈpetrɪˌfaɪ]
UK [ˈpetrɪfaɪ]
  • v.使吓呆;使惊呆;(使)石化
  • Web使发呆;使石化;石化术
Past Tense:petrified  Simple Present:petrifies  Present Participle:petrifying  
petrify
v.
1.
[t]
~ sb
使吓呆;使惊呆to make sb feel extremely frightened
2.
[i][t]
~ (sth)
(使)石化to change or to make sth change into a substance like stone

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