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wither
used in Anna Karenina

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

or:

to become weaker; or feel humiliated
  • Vronsky patted her strong neck, straightened over her sharp withers a stray lock of her mane that had fallen on the other side, and moved his face near her dilated nostrils, transparent as a bat's wing.
    Part Two (55% in)
  • She was like a fine flower, already past its bloom and without fragrance, though the petals were still unwithered.
    Part Two (83% in)

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