Definition of liquescent in English:

liquescent

adjective

literary
  • Becoming or apt to become liquid.

    • ‘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.’

Origin

Early 18th century: from Latin liquescent- becoming liquid from the verb liquescere (see liquefy).

Pronunciation:

liquescent

/liˈkwes(ə)nt/