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  1. petrified(adj.)

    rendered unable to act due to intense fear. petrified with fear

  2. petrified(adj.)

    Rendered lifeless or inactive; as, an imagination petrified by habitual television viewing.

  3. petrified(adj.)

    Converted into stone.


  1. petrified(Adjective)

    Extremely afraid.

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  1. Petrified

    of Petrify

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  1. petrified


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of petrified in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of petrified in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of petrified in a Sentence

  1. Clare Weedon:

    When I think about it seriously I am petrified.

  2. Jennifer Slone:

    I was petrified, i thought this was it, this was the end.

  3. Mark Twain:

    Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.

  4. Junko Ishido:

    I'm petrified, he has children. I'm praying he will return soon, and that's all I want.

  5. Sandy Branch:

    She was absolutely petrified—she thought she was dying, she didn’t know what was going on.

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