To make or become physically hard
To render helpless, as by emotion
petrify petrified wood is visible in some areas with reduced water levels.
petrify was absolutely petrified, you know!
petrify my scheme in the shape of the discovery of a remarkably petrified man.
petrify they asked if the resident archeologist had seen the petrified penis of the poofter Peruvian prince.
petrify so petrified by what he had said.