Becoming or apt to become liquid.
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- Some of what the leadership did can be attributed to bullheadedness, such as pressing on with the Passchendaele battle even when the whole battlefield had been reduced to liquescent mud.
- To either side, a liquescent nightmare of swirling hellish flame spun round them as the Widow settled ever deeper into the maelstrom.
- There were also ‘liquescent’ neumes - ornamental neumes that required special types of vocal delivery.
early 18th century: from Latin liquescent- 'becoming liquid', from the verb liquescere (see liquefy).
Definition of liquescent in:
- The US English dictionary