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shrivel
British English: /ʃrɪv(ə)l/
American English: /ˈʃrɪvəl/

Translation of shrivel in German:

transitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • shrivel [up]
    schrump[e]lig machen
    runzlig machen (Haut, Gesicht)
    welk werden lassen (Pflanze, Blume)

intransitive verb (British English) -ll-

  • shrivel [up]
    (Haut, Gesicht)
    runzlig werden
    (Pflanze, Blume)
    welk werden
    (Ballon)
    zusammenschrumpfen

Phrasal verbs

shrivel up

transitive verb shrivel 1
intransitive verb 1shrivel 2 2 [figurative]
(from fear or nervousness) verschüchtert werden
I just wanted to shrivel up when …
ich wäre am liebsten in den Erdboden versunken, als …

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