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English verb: liquefy

1. liquefy (weather) become liquid


SamplesThe garden air overnight liquefied into a morning dew.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)change state, turn

2. liquefy (change) make (a solid substance) liquid, as by heating


SamplesLiquefy the silver.


Synonymsliquidise, liquidize, liquify


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify


Domain categorynatural philosophy, physics

3. liquefy (change) become liquid or fluid when heated


SamplesThe frozen fat liquefied.


Synonymsflux, liquify


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)change integrity


Narrower (hyponym)condense, dethaw, dissolve, distil, distill, fuse, melt, thaw, unfreeze, unthaw


Domain categorynatural philosophy, physics









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