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wizened
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  • A tall wizen-faced man, with a stiff grizzled moustache and swarthy skin, who was passing out with his partner, said: "And may we have some refreshment, too, Miss Morkan?"
  • His wizened face broke into a broader smile, and the three young ladies laughed in musical echo to his pleasantry, swaying their bodies to and fro, with nervous jerks of their shoulders.

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  • She was a wizened old woman with gray hair.
  • I remember when she as a robust woman, but today she looks worn and wizened.

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