English adjective: shrunken
|1.||shrunken lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness|
|Samples||The old woman's shriveled skin.|
He looked shriveled and ill.
A shrunken old man.
A lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jaws.
He did well despite his withered arm.
A wizened little man with frizzy grey hair.
|Synonyms||shriveled, shrivelled, withered, wizen, wizened|
|2.||shrunken reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity|
|Samples||Our shriveled receipts during the storm.|
As the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveled.
The dollar's shrunken buying power.