Definitions for "Petrified"
A process of fossilization in which the cells of an organism are replaced by minerals.
converted into stone
converted into a mineral; "petrified wood"
so frightened as to be unable to move; stunned or paralyzed with terror; "petrified with fear"; "she was petrified by the eerie sound"; "too numb with fear to move"
A term used by geologists to describe plant material that has transformed into rock by permineralization.