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congeal

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of congeal

  1. 1 to become physically firm or solid the surface of the pond congealed after several days of frigid temperatures Synonyms of congeal concrete, harden, firm (up), freeze, indurate, set, solidifyWords Related to congeal cake, callus, encrust (also incrust); clot, coagulate, gel, gelate, gelatinize, jell, jelly, stiffen, thicken; calcify, crystallize (also crystalize), ossify, petrify, rigidify; anneal, case-harden, temperNear Antonyms of congeal deliquesce, dissolve, flux, fuse, melt, smelt, thaw, unfreezeAntonyms of congeal liquefy (also liquify), soften

  2. 2 to turn from a liquid into a substance resembling jelly the gravy had already started to congeal by the time the waiter served our dinners Synonyms of congeal clot, coagulate, gel, gelate, gelatinize, jell, jelly, setWords Related to congeal cake, concrete, firm (up), fix, freeze, harden, indurate, solidify, stiffen; condense, thicken; clump, curd, curdle, gum, lump (up)Near Antonyms of congeal deliquesce, flux, fuse, liquefy (also liquify), melt, thaw



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