verb (used with object), verb (used without object), shriveled, shriveling or (especially British) shrivelled, shrivelling.
to contract and wrinkle, as from great heat, cold, or dryness.
to wither; make or become helpless or useless.

1595–1605; akin to Swedish skroflig uneven, rough (perhaps orig. wrinkled, shrunken), dialectal Swedish skryvla to wrinkle, Old English sceorfan to roughen; see scurf

unshriveled, adjective
unshrivelled, adjective

1. shrink. See wither. Unabridged
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shrivel (ˈʃrɪvəl)
vb , (US) -els, -elling, -elled, -els, -eling, -eled
1.  to make or become shrunken and withered
2.  to lose or cause to lose vitality
[C16: probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Swedish dialect skryvla wrinkle]

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Word Origin & History

1565 (implied in shriveled), of unknown origin, perhaps from a Scand. source (cf. Swed. skryvla "to wrinkle, to shrivel").
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Example sentences
If you wait too long the fruit will fall off the vine and shrivel.
On present trends many other governments could also see their bond markets
If the environment is to hot water boils and evaporates and any life form would
  shrivel bake and die.
These plants shrivel from serious drought but plump up again with watering or
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