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so·lid·i·fy

 (sə-lĭd′ə-fī′)
v. so·lid·i·fied, so·lid·i·fy·ing, so·lid·i·fies
v.tr.
1. To make solid, compact, or hard: an ingredient that solidifies the mixture.
2. To make strong or united: a speech that solidified her supporters.
v.intr.
1. To become solid: as the cement solidifies.
2. To become united: Her support is solidifying.

so·lid′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.

solidify

(səˈlɪdɪˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
1. to make or become solid or hard
2. to make or become strong, united, determined, etc
soˈlidiˌfiable adj
soˌlidifiˈcation n
soˈlidiˌfier n

so•lid•i•fy

(səˈlɪd əˌfaɪ)

v. -fied, -fy•ing. v.t.
1. to make solid; make into a hard or compact mass; change from a liquid or gaseous to a solid form.
2. to unite firmly or consolidate.
3. to form into crystals; make crystallized.
v.i.
4. to become solid.
5. to form into crystals; become crystallized.
[1790–1800; < French solidifier. See solid, -ify]
so•lid`i•fi•ca′tion, n.
so•lid′i•fi`er, n.

solidify


Past participle: solidified
Gerund: solidifying

Imperative
solidify
solidify
Present
I solidify
you solidify
he/she/it solidifies
we solidify
you solidify
they solidify
Preterite
I solidified
you solidified
he/she/it solidified
we solidified
you solidified
they solidified
Present Continuous
I am solidifying
you are solidifying
he/she/it is solidifying
we are solidifying
you are solidifying
they are solidifying
Present Perfect
I have solidified
you have solidified
he/she/it has solidified
we have solidified
you have solidified
they have solidified
Past Continuous
I was solidifying
you were solidifying
he/she/it was solidifying
we were solidifying
you were solidifying
they were solidifying
Past Perfect
I had solidified
you had solidified
he/she/it had solidified
we had solidified
you had solidified
they had solidified
Future
I will solidify
you will solidify
he/she/it will solidify
we will solidify
you will solidify
they will solidify
Future Perfect
I will have solidified
you will have solidified
he/she/it will have solidified
we will have solidified
you will have solidified
they will have solidified
Future Continuous
I will be solidifying
you will be solidifying
he/she/it will be solidifying
we will be solidifying
you will be solidifying
they will be solidifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been solidifying
you have been solidifying
he/she/it has been solidifying
we have been solidifying
you have been solidifying
they have been solidifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been solidifying
you will have been solidifying
he/she/it will have been solidifying
we will have been solidifying
you will have been solidifying
they will have been solidifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been solidifying
you had been solidifying
he/she/it had been solidifying
we had been solidifying
you had been solidifying
they had been solidifying
Conditional
I would solidify
you would solidify
he/she/it would solidify
we would solidify
you would solidify
they would solidify
Past Conditional
I would have solidified
you would have solidified
he/she/it would have solidified
we would have solidified
you would have solidified
they would have solidified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.solidify - make solid or more solid; cause to solidify
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
change integrity - change in physical make-up
consolidate - make or form into a solid or hardened mass; "consolidate fibers into boards"
concrete - form into a solid mass; coalesce
2.solidify - become solid; "The metal solidified when it cooled"
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
change integrity - change in physical make-up
consolidate - form into a solid mass or whole; "The mud had consolidated overnight"
congeal, jell, set - become gelatinous; "the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme"
effloresce, crystalise, crystalize, crystallize - assume crystalline form; become crystallized
freeze down, freeze out, freeze - change from a liquid to a solid when cold; "Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit"

solidify

verb harden, set, congeal, cake, jell, coagulate, cohere The thicker lava would have taken two weeks to solidify.

solidify

verb
To make or become physically hard:
Translations
جَمِّد، يَتَجَمَّد
tuhnoutzpevnitztuhnout
blive fastgøre fast
jähmettääjähmettyäkiinteyttääkonsolidoida
szilárdít
breyta í fast efni
tuhnúť
katılaş mak

solidify

[səˈlɪdɪfaɪ]
A. VI
1. (= become solid) → solidificarse
2. (fig) (= become strong, united etc) → unirse
B. VTsolidificar

solidify

[səˈlɪdɪfaɪ]
vtsolidifier

solidify

vifest werden; (planet, lava etc)erstarren; (metal also)hart werden; (blood)gerinnen; (fig: support) → sich festigen
vtfest werden lassen; lavaerstarren lassen; metal alsohart werden lassen; bloodgerinnen lassen; (fig) supportfestigen

solidify

[səˈlɪdɪˌfaɪ]
1. vtsolidificare
2. visolidificarsi

solid

(ˈsolid) adjective
1. not easily changing shape; not in the form of liquid or gas. Water becomes solid when it freezes; solid substances.
2. not hollow. The tyres of the earliest cars were solid.
3. firm and strongly made (and therefore sound and reliable). That's a solid piece of furniture; His argument is based on good solid facts/reasoning.
4. completely made of one substance. This bracelet is made of solid gold; We dug till we reached solid rock.
5. without breaks, gaps or flaws. The policemen formed themselves into a solid line; They are solid in their determination to strike.
6. having height, breadth and width. A cube is a solid figure.
7. consecutive; without a pause. I've been working for six solid hours.
adverb
without interruption; continuously. She was working for six hours solid.
noun
1. a substance that is solid. Butter is a solid but milk is a liquid.
2. a shape that has length, breadth and height.
ˌsoliˈdarity (-ˈdӕrə-) noun
the uniting of the interests, feelings or actions (of a group). We must try to preserve our solidarity.
soˈlidify (-difai) verb
to make or become solid.
soˌlidifiˈcation (-difi-) noun
soˈlidity noun
ˈsolidness noun
ˈsolidly adverb
1. firmly; strongly. solidly-built houses.
2. continuously. I worked solidly from 8.30 a.m. till lunchtime.
3. unanimously. We're solidly in agreement with your suggestions.
solid fuel
a fuel, such as coal, that is solid rather than an oil or gas.
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