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shrivels

verb
present tense third-person singular of shrivel

Synonyms & Antonyms of shrivels

to become small and wrinkly usually as a result of dehydration
  • Without irrigation, these plants would shrivel (up) and die.

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shriveling

shrivels

shriven

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“Shrivels.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shrivels. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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