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  Words related to stiffen

Related / Similar Words: tighten, tighten up, constrain

 

Definition:
  • make stiff or stiffer; "Stiffen the cream by adding gelatine";
  • become stiff or stiffer; "He stiffened when he saw his boss enter the room";
  • restrict; "Tighten the rules"; "stiffen the regulations";

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    Hyponyms: starch, buckram, rigidify, ossify, petrify

     

    Derivational Morphology: stiffener, stiffening, rigidifying, rigidification

     

    Anagrams: fitness

     

     
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