Definition of solidify verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    solidify

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪ//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they solidify
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪ//
     
    he / she / it solidifies
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪz//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪz//
     
    past simple solidified
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪd//
     
    past participle solidified
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪd//
     
    -ing form solidifying
    BrE BrE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˈlɪdɪfaɪɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] solidify (into something) | solidify (something) to become solid; to make something solid The mixture will solidify into toffee. The paint had solidified in the tray. solidified lava
  2. 2[intransitive, transitive] (formal) (of ideas, etc.) to become or to make something become more definite and less likely to change solidify (into something) Vague objections to the system solidified into firm opposition. solidify something They solidified their position as Britain's top band.
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