Liquefy definition

lĭkwə-fī
To cause to become liquid, especially:
  • To melt (a solid) by heating.
  • To condense (a gas) by cooling.
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To become liquid.
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To make or become liquid.
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(physics, chemistry) To make into a liquid, either by condensing a gas or by melting a solid.
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(cooking) To make into a liquid by mashing, such as by using a blender.
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Origin of liquefy

  • Middle English liquefien from Old French liquefier from Latin liquefacere liquēre to be liquid facere to make fact

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English liquefien, from Anglo-Norman liquefier, from Latin liquefacere.

    From Wiktionary