Wither | Definition of Wither at Dictionary.com
verb (used with object) to make flaccid, shrunken, or dry, as from loss of moisture; cause to lose freshness, bloom, vigor, etc.: The drought withered the buds. to affect harmfully: Reputations were withered by the scandal. to abash, as by a scathing glance: a look that withered him.
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