Upon this a grey-haired, writhled shrimp, who had heard of the presence of an earthly man, came and fell at my feet, weeping profusely.
The Visions of the Sleeping Bard
859: It cannot be, this weake and writhled shrimpe
Henry VI, Part One (1623 First Folio Edition)
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Obs. adj., Of persons, the skin, etc.: Wrinkled; shrivelled, withered.
August 13, 2008
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