congeal
[ kuhn-jeel ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
Late Middle English from Old French congeler, from Latin congelare, from con- 'together' + gelare 'freeze' (from gelu 'frost')
Synonyms
  • curdle
  • thicken
  • cake
  • condense
  • gel
  • gelatinize
Antonyms
  • heat
  • liquefy
  • melt
  • soften
  • dissolve
  • liquify
  • thin
Definition
to change from a soft or fluid state to a rigid or solid state, as by cooling or freezing
Example
A) The gelatin mixture congealed in the fridge. B) You should wash the pan before the fat starts to congeal.
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