un shriveled

shrivel

[shriv-uhl]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), shriveled, shriveling or (especially British) shrivelled, shrivelling.
1.
to contract and wrinkle, as from great heat, cold, or dryness.
2.
to wither; make or become helpless or useless.

Origin:
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.
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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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shrivel
1565 (implied in shriveled), of unknown origin, perhaps from a Scand. source (cf. Swed. skryvla "to wrinkle, to shrivel").
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