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wither

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wither

  1. 1 to lose liveliness, force, or freshness shortly after the moon landing, interest in the space program withered the old man seemed to wither suddenly upon turning 80 Synonyms of wither dry, wilt Words Related to wither mummify, shrivel, wizen; decline, fade, wane; decrease, diminish, lessen Near Antonyms of wither freshen, revive; bloom, flourish, prosper, thrive; develop, grow, increase, wax; crest, peak, surge

  2. 2 to lose bodily strength or vigor if he's left on his own, he'll just wither and die Synonyms of wither decay, droop, emaciate, fade, fail, flag, go, lag, languish, sag, sink, waste (away), wilt, weakenWords Related to wither break down, wear out; yield; degenerate, deteriorate, rot, run downNear Antonyms of wither convalesce, rally, rebound, recover, recuperate; gain



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