Moore was something like urban planner Robert Moses, a visionary who calcified into a tyrant.
This calcified Dickinson icon is hilariously inflated in the film Being John Malkovich (1999).
The mood then had calcified into an anti-Bush drive for change; general election messaging was relatively easy.
calcify cal·ci·fy (kāl'sə-fī')
v. cal·ci·fied, cal·ci·fy·ing, cal·ci·fies
To make or become stony or chalky by deposition of calcium salts.