Definition of shriveled in English:


Syllabification: shriv·eled
Pronunciation: /ˈSHrivəld
(British shrivelled)


  • Wrinkled and contracted, especially due to loss of moisture or old age: her long, shriveled hand
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    • Out in the sticks last weekend, the sheep looked like shrivelled prunes on legs.
    • The resultant plants were nothing more than shriveled clumps.
    • Victims can be left with disfigured or shrivelled limbs.

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