Spanish translation of 'petrify'
⇒ to become petrified
⇒ we were petrified
nos quedamos aterrorizados or horrorizados
⇒ to be petrified with fear
estar muerto de miedo
⇒ she's petrified of losing
le aterroriza or horroriza perder
Example Sentences Including 'petrify'
Mrs Clayton waved away the white-gloved footman who came to serve them, knowing that his presence would petrify the child.The Ambassador's Women
It can also petrify the spirit like ice-bound wastes beyond the Arctic Circle.The Touch of Innocents
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Translation of petrify from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary