Withered - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 26/05/2019

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Withered.

9 letter answer(s) to withered

  1. undergo atrophy; "Muscles that are not used will atrophy"
  2. (of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use; "partial paralysis resulted in an atrophied left arm"

4 letter answer(s) to withered

  1. (used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture; "dried-up grass"; "the desert was edged with sere vegetation"; "shriveled leaves on the unwatered seedlings"; "withered vines"

8 letter answer(s) to withered

  1. wither, as with a loss of moisture; "The fruit dried and shriveled"
  2. draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
  3. reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity; "our shriveled receipts during the storm"; "as the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveled"; "the dollar's shrunken buying power"
  4. lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness; "the old woman's shriveled skin"; "he looked shriveled and ill"; "a shrunken old man"; "a lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jaws"-W.F.Starkie; "he did well despite his withered arm"; "a wizened little man with frizzy grey hair"
  5. decrease in size, range, or extent; "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"
  6. become smaller or draw together; "The fabric shrank"; "The balloon shrank"
  7. reduce in size; reduce physically; "Hot water will shrink the sweater"; "Can you shrink this image

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