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used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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


to become weaker; or feel humiliated
  • The common hill-flowers wither, but they blossom again.
    Chapter 2 (53% in)
  • Its gold would wither into gray.
    Chapter 5 (94% in)
  • He had heard of rich men who had been blackmailed all their lives by some servant who had read a letter, or overheard a conversation, or picked up a card with an address, or found beneath a pillow a withered flower or a bit of crumpled lace.
    Chapter 8 (75% in)
  • He was withered, wrinkled, and loathsome of visage.
    Chapter 13 (99% in)

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