from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Shriveled, shrunken, or faded from or as if from loss of moisture or sustenance: "the battle to keep his withered dreams intact” ( Time).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Shrivelled, shrunken or faded, especially due to lack of water.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of wither.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Faded; dried up; shriveled; wilted; wasted; wasted away.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Shriveled; faded.
- Having withers (of this or that specified kind).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture
- adj. lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness
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