Complete Definition of "stiffen"

English

Pronunciation
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪfÉn|-ɪfÉn

Verb
en-verb

  1. transitive To make stiff.
  2. intransitive To become stiff.

Translations
trans-top|To make stiff
Finnish: jäykistää
French: raidir
trans-mid
Romanian: t|ro|întÄri
trans-bottom

trans-top|To become stiff
Finnish: jäykistyä
French: raidir
trans-mid
Romanian: t|ro|întÄri
trans-bottom

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ttbc|Interlingua: rigidar (se)
ttbc|Italian: irrigidir (si)
mid
ttbc|Portuguese: endureçar
ttbc|Spanish: atiesar (se), endurecer (se)

Related terms
stiff

Category:English ergative verbs

fr:stiffen
io:stiffen
te:stiffen
vi:stiffen

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