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shrivel

Synonyms of shrivel in English:

verb

  • full sun is likely to shrivel the leaves the bark of affected trees turns black and shrivels
    wither, wrinkle, pucker up, shrink;
    literary blast
    rare exsiccate
    [Antonyms] plump up
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