congeal: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kun-jēl'), [key]
— v.t., v.i.
- to change from a soft or fluid state to a rigid or solid state, as by cooling or freezing: The fat congealed on the top of the soup.
- to curdle; coagulate, as a fluid.
- to make or become fixed, as ideas, sentiments, or principles: Some philosophic systems lost their vitality and congealed.
- congeal (Thesaurus)