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Meaning of "congeal" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CONGEAL

From Old French congeler, from Latin congelāre, from com- together + gelāre to freeze.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CONGEAL

congeal  [kənˈdʒiːl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONGEAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Congeal is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb congeal in English.

WHAT DOES CONGEAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Congelation

Congelation is the process by which something congeals, or thickens. This increase in viscosity can be achieved through a reduction in temperature or through chemical reactions. Sometimes the increase in viscosity is great enough to crystallize or solidify the substance in question. In alchemy, congelation is one of the 12 vital processes for transformation to occur.

Definition of congeal in the English dictionary

The first definition of congeal in the dictionary is to change or cause to change from a soft or fluid state to a firm or solid state. Other definition of congeal is to form or cause to form into a coagulated mass; curdle; jell. Congeal is also to take shape or become fixed in form.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CONGEAL

PRESENT

Present
I congeal
you congeal
he/she/it congeals
we congeal
you congeal
they congeal
Present continuous
I am congealing
you are congealing
he/she/it is congealing
we are congealing
you are congealing
they are congealing
Present perfect
I have congealed
you have congealed
he/she/it has congealed
we have congealed
you have congealed
they have congealed
Present perfect continuous
I have been congealing
you have been congealing
he/she/it has been congealing
we have been congealing
you have been congealing
they have been congealing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I congealed
you congealed
he/she/it congealed
we congealed
you congealed
they congealed
Past continuous
I was congealing
you were congealing
he/she/it was congealing
we were congealing
you were congealing
they were congealing
Past perfect
I had congealed
you had congealed
he/she/it had congealed
we had congealed
you had congealed
they had congealed
Past perfect continuous
I had been congealing
you had been congealing
he/she/it had been congealing
we had been congealing
you had been congealing
they had been congealing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will congeal
you will congeal
he/she/it will congeal
we will congeal
you will congeal
they will congeal
Future continuous
I will be congealing
you will be congealing
he/she/it will be congealing
we will be congealing
you will be congealing
they will be congealing
Future perfect
I will have congealed
you will have congealed
he/she/it will have congealed
we will have congealed
you will have congealed
they will have congealed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been congealing
you will have been congealing
he/she/it will have been congealing
we will have been congealing
you will have been congealing
they will have been congealing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would congeal
you would congeal
he/she/it would congeal
we would congeal
you would congeal
they would congeal
Conditional continuous
I would be congealing
you would be congealing
he/she/it would be congealing
we would be congealing
you would be congealing
they would be congealing
Conditional perfect
I would have congeal
you would have congeal
he/she/it would have congeal
we would have congeal
you would have congeal
they would have congeal
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been congealing
you would have been congealing
he/she/it would have been congealing
we would have been congealing
you would have been congealing
they would have been congealing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you congeal
we let´s congeal
you congeal
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to congeal
Past participle
congealed
Present Participle
congealing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONGEAL


appeal
əˈpiːl
automobile
ˈɔːtəməˌbiːl
deal
diːl
feel
fiːl
geal
dʒiːl
heel
hiːl
hele
hiːl
jeel
dʒiːl
meal
miːl
reel
riːl
reveal
rɪˈviːl
seal
siːl
spiel
ʃpiːl
steal
stiːl
steel
stiːl
teal
tiːl
teil
tiːl
uncongeal
ˌʌnkənˈdʒiːl
we´ll
wiːl
wheel
wiːl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONGEAL

conga drum
congealable
congealableness
congealer
congealment
congee
congelation
congener
congeneric
congenerical
congenerous
congenetic
congenial
congeniality
congenially
congenialness
congenic
congenital
congenitally
congenitalness

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONGEAL

apogeal
coccygeal
epigeal
esophageal
hypogeal
interphalangeal
laryngeal
meningeal
nasopharyngeal
oesophageal
oropharyngeal
perigeal
phalangeal
pharyngeal
sacrococcygeal
syringeal

Synonyms and antonyms of congeal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONGEAL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «congeal» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of congeal

Translation of «congeal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONGEAL

Find out the translation of congeal to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of congeal from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «congeal» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

congelar
570 millions of speakers

English

congeal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जमाना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تحجر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

застыть
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

congelar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘন হত্তয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

figer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Congeal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

erstarren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

凝固する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

응결
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Congeal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

làm đông lại
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உரையச்செய்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काजळी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

donmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

congelare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krzepnąć
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

застигнути
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

închega
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πήξουν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

stol
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

congeal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

størkne
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of congeal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONGEAL»

The term «congeal» is regularly used and occupies the 58.397 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONGEAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about congeal

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONGEAL»

Discover the use of congeal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to congeal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Guide to English Grammar: Conjugation of Verbs Volume IV
A. Guide. to. English. Grammar: Congeal. (a) Active Voice 1. Indicative Mood 2. 3. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. Singular I congeal You congeal He/she/it congeals 1. Singular I congealed 1. You congealed He/she/it congealed Singular I ...
Bessie Brooks, 2012
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The Planets Within: The Astrological Psychology of Marsilio ...
"Dissolve. and. Congeal": Psychological. Alchemy. In one of his last writings C. G. Jung related a recurring dream he had had years before.1 In this series of dreams he was always discovering a part of his house he had never seen. Frequently ...
Thomas Moore, 1990
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Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at ...
91 Ointment, acid, gallic, fus. and congeal, point, Buckley, xxxv, 23 — with petrolatum, Remington, xxxi, 353. acid, salicylic (dissolve in the hot lard, stirring until cool). Squire, xxxiii, 62 — P. D. xxxiv, 280. acid, sulphuric, Vigier. xxxviii, 383 . acid, ...
American Pharmaceutical Association, 1891
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Chemical Abstracts
Oil: 1^.0.9184, congeal — 15°, «3n 1-4717, acid no. 6.9 — oleic acid 3.5%, sapon. no. 182.6, ester no. 175.5, I no. (Wijs) 118.5, fatty acids 92.62%, glycerol 9.59%, unsapon. 1.08%. Fatty acids: m. p. 18-21°, congeal. 15-6°, n4,J 1.4587, neutr.
5
Automobile Journal
ine will congeal at about eight degrees below zero; water and ethyl or grain alcohol in the same proportions will congeal at about 14 degrees below zero; water and methyl or wood alcohol in proportions of two quarts of water to one quart of ...
6
A Dictionary of the Targumim: The Talmud Babli and ...
(cmp. oipr) [to be joined, v. ajip I,] to ieeoroe Md, congeal, contract. Gen. E. s. 4; Y. Ber. I, 2C bot. siiaipt •'Jfflni, v.rtb. Ib.S-'pin isip1; let the heavens congeal. Gen. R. s. 33 Whp^ xblS M3S3 ... Difias marble columns covered with carpets in the ...
Marcus Jastrow, 1902
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Is Japanese Related to Korean, Tungusic, Mongolic and Turkic?
Either explanation is in conflict with Starostin's proposal. 3. kowai 'tough, hard' / kooru 'congeal, freeze' / kogoru 'congeal, freeze' Ikogoeru 'get frozen'/ OJ koyi- ' freeze, be frozen'/ OJ ko2r- 'freeze, stiffen, become hard, get absorbed' It seems ...
Martine Irma Robbeets, 2005
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Eur-Aryan Roots: With Their English Derivatives and the ...
Latin, gel-, gla-, in gelu, frost (cp. Ose. yeXav, hoar-frost), gelare, to congeal, cause to freeze (p. p. gela tus, frozen), gelidus, cold, frosty, congelare, to congeal (trans, and intrans.), gla-c-ies, ice, glacialis, icy, glacio, -are, to freeze, congeal.
Joseph Baly, 1897
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of ...
To CONGEAL, *>. a. [conge/o, Latin.] 1. To turn, by frost, from a fluiu to a solid state. What more miraculous thing may be told, Than ice, which is congeal'd with senseless cold, Should kindle fire by wonderful device ? Spenser. 1. To bind or fix, ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, 1816
10
Automatic Item Generation: Theory and Practice
Features Item Template 14 Context of Item Template Explain S1 in the context of S6 S1: ameliorate, congeal, elicit, myriad S6: He tried to ameliorate the situation by talking to his friends about his problems. The cement has yet to congeal in the  ...
Mark J. Gierl, Thomas M. Haladyna, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONGEAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term congeal is used in the context of the following news items.
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Andy Samberg Sets Tone for HBO's Filthy Tennis Mockumentary '7 …
There's these certain moments that sort of all congeal, where we shot on these old cameras, because our director, Jake Szymanski, wanted to ... «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
2
'Broadcast Hysteria' Revisits When a Pop Culture Event Went Wildly …
The production, although it did not congeal until just before airtime, was expertly done, made to seem like a regular network radio show with an ... «PopMatters, Jul 15»
3
The trouble with Trump's “Apprentice?” It was always one sentence …
How did so much of it congeal so fortuitously for them? 2) Now that they've got all that money, what on earth are they doing with it all? It is that ... «Buffalo News, Jul 15»
4
One hot idea: Sun Prairie's TST makes metal better
Thermal spray refers to several technologies used to heat and spray fine particles onto a surface where they congeal to form, in effect, ... «hngnews.com, Jul 15»
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Chaffee Crossing At Halfway Mark In Land Development
“All that is going to congeal now and it's going to start popping,” Owen said. “Barling is going to be one of the blooms that blossoms here. «Times Record, Jul 15»
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Review: Her Name is Calla at Firebug, Leicester
... of acoustic songs (many of which touch on childhood and innocence) and arpeggios, all spliced together seamlessly until they congeal into a ... «Leicester Mercury, Jul 15»
7
Stutz fudge to return to Long Beach Island
... right-hand man - scooped it out of the copper vat and onto a flat pan. The mix will congeal overnight, and will be scored for sale the next day. «Philly.com, Jul 15»
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2015 NFL Season Preview: Oakland Raiders
Moreover, the new management regime should help congeal that talent and focus them into a tighter overall unit. Don't go buying those playoff ... «RealGM.com, Jul 15»
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Indiana Pacers – Five reasons the Pacers should sign Monta Ellis …
Bird plugged the hole short term with Stuckey and Miles, but injuries never allowed the planned rotation to congeal. The Pacers would certainly ... «Kent Sterling, Jul 15»
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The Weekly Pour: No sauce required for the BBQ Bloody Mary
Put in refrigerator to allow the fat to congeal, then skim fat off top. In a saucepan over medium heat combine the Bloody Mary mix, chili powder, ... «Seacoastonline.com, Jul 15»

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