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wither
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
to shrivel (wrinkle and contract — usually from lack of water)

or:

to become weaker; or feel humiliated
  • The leaves of that year had withered before my work drew near to a close, and now every day showed me more plainly how well I had succeeded.
    Chapter 4 (94% in)

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