Dictionary Results for withering


1. withering - noun

· any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use)

Synonym(s): atrophy

Hypernym(s): weakening




2. wither - verb

· wither, as with a loss of moisture; "The fruit dried and shriveled"

Synonym(s): shrivel, shrivel_up, shrink

Hypernym(s): decrease, diminish, lessen, fall




3. wither - verb

· lose freshness, vigor, or vitality; "Her bloom was fading"

Synonym(s): fade

Hypernym(s): disappear, vanish, go_away




4. withering - adjective

· wreaking or capable of wreaking complete destruction; "possessing annihilative power"; "a devastating hurricane"; "the guns opened a withering fire"

Synonym(s): annihilative, annihilating, devastating




5. withering - adjective

· making light of; "afire with annihilating invective"; "a devastating portrait of human folly"; "to compliments inflated I've a withering reply"- W.S.Gilbert

Synonym(s): annihilating, devastating





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