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Synonyms for shrivel
ˈʃrɪv əlshriv·el

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  1. shrivel

    contract, dry up, wither, wrinkle, corrugate, decrease

    expand, flatten, develop, unfold, spread, dilate

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  1. shrivel, shrivel up, shrink, witherverb

    wither, as with a loss of moisture

    "The fruit dried and shriveled"

    shrink, wince, fade, flinch, recoil, shrivel up, squinch, quail, contract, wither, reduce, funk, cringe

  2. shrink, shrivelverb

    decrease in size, range, or extent

    "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"

    recoil, wince, flinch, quail, shrivel up, squinch, shrink, contract, wither, reduce, funk, cringe

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  1. shrivelverb

    parch, dry, dry up

  2. shrivelverb

    shrink, contract, dwindle, wither, decrease

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