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petrify

pe truh fahy

  • v  cause to become stonelike or stiff or dazed and stunned
  • v  change into stone
  • v  make rigid and set into a conventional pattern
    slogans petrify our thinking

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  • The Church, says Barth, will die and petrify if it does not proclaim the Good News.
  • Unfortunately Brando answers yes, then lumbers on to demonstrate how a potentially great talent can petrify through miscasting and misuse.
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  • Serious about scary in Saylorsburg
    Drawing on a sordid history of deaths and ghost tales, the infamous Lake House Hotel in Saylorsburg has prepared another season of spooks to petrify the ready-for-terror crowd this Halloween.
    Sept. 13, 2013 - Pocono Record

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