withered

  • 1 Withered — With ered, a. Faded; dried up; shriveled; wilted; wasted; wasted away. {With ered*ness}, n. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Withered — is an Early Production by the band A Static Lullaby and has 4 tracks, all of which are re recorded and put onto their debut album ...And Don t Forget to Breathe …

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  • 3 withered — index ineffective, ineffectual, stale Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 withered — [[t]wɪ̱ðə(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n If you describe a person or a part of their body as withered, you mean that they are thin and their skin looks old. Diana grasped his face in her withered hands. ...the bartender s withered face. Syn:… …

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  • 5 Withered — Wither With er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Withered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Withering}.] [OE. wideren; probably the same word as wederen to weather (see {Weather}, v. & n.); or cf. G. verwittern to decay, to be weather beaten, Lith. vysti to wither.] [1913… …

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  • 6 withered — with|ered [ˈwıðəd US ərd] adj 1.) a withered plant has become drier and smaller and is dead or dying 2.) a withered person looks thin and weak and old 3.) a withered arm or leg has not developed properly and is thin and weak …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 withered — with|ered [ wıðərd ] adjective 1. ) a withered plant has become dry and is dying 2. ) a withered person looks old, thin, and weak, and has a lot of WRINKLES on their skin 3. ) a withered arm or leg is thin and weak because of illness or disease …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 withered — adjective 1 a withered plant has become drier and smaller and is dead or dying 2 a withered person looks thin and weak and old 3 a withered arm or leg has not developed properly and is thin and weak …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 withered — UK [ˈwɪðə(r)d] / US [ˈwɪðərd] adjective 1) a withered plant has become dry and is dying 2) a withered person looks old, thin, and weak, and has a lot of wrinkles on their skin 3) a withered arm or leg is thin and weak because of illness or… …

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  • 10 withered — adjective 1. lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness (Freq. 1) the old woman s shriveled skin he looked shriveled and ill a shrunken old man a lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jaws W.F.Starkie he did well… …

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  • 11 withered — un·withered; withered; …

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  • 12 withered — with·ered (wĭthʹərd) adj. Shriveled, shrunken, or faded from or as if from loss of moisture or sustenance: “the battle to keep his withered dreams intact” (Time). * * * …

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  • 13 withered — adjective Shrivelled, shrunken or faded, especially due to lack of water …

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  • 14 withered — Synonyms and related words: Sanforized, adust, anile, atrophied, attenuated, baked, brittle, burnt, cadaverous, consumed, corky, corpselike, crabbed, debilitated, decrepit, dehydrated, desiccated, doddered, doddering, doddery, dried, dried up,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 withered — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. shriveled, wilted, decayed, deteriorated, shrunken, dead, browned, faded, parched, dried up, drooping, wrinkled. Ant. fresh*, blooming, alive …

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  • 16 withered — adj. wilted, drooping; shriveled; wasted, decayed with·er || wɪðə(r) v. wilt, fade; become shriveled; degenerate; cause to be ashamed (as with a look of scorn); harm; shrivel, dry …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 withered — /ˈwɪðəd/ (say widhuhd) adjective faded, dry, or wizened …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 withered hand — A condition in which the muscles are shrunken and the limb is shorter than it should properly be; the cause may have been infantile paralysis. Jesus healed such a sufferer on a Sabbath (Matt. 12:13) …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 19 withered leaves — dry leaves, pale leaves …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 20 withered leaf — noun : feuille morte …

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