gorgonize


gor·gon·ize

verb \ˈgr-gə-ˌnīz\
gor·gon·izedgor·gon·iz·ing

Definition of GORGONIZE

transitive verb
:  to have a paralyzing or mesmerizing effect on :  stupefy, petrify

First Known Use of GORGONIZE

1609

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