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wither
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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

or:

to become weaker; or feel humiliated
  • By and by Joe timidly ventured upon a roundabout "feeler" as to how the others might look upon a return to civilization—not right now, but— Tom withered him with derision!
    Chapter 14 (88% in)

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