Shriveled vs. Shrivelled

Shriveled vs. Shrivelled — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Shriveled and Shrivelled

Shriveledverb

To become or make shrunken and wrinkled, often by drying

Leaves die, fall, and shrivel. The heat shriveled the unwatered seedlings.

Shrivelledverb

To become or make shrunken and wrinkled, often by drying

Leaves die, fall, and shrivel. The heat shriveled the unwatered seedlings.

Shriveledverb

To lose or cause to lose vitality or intensity

My enthusiasm shriveled as the project wore on. Inflation shriveled the buying power of the dollar.

Shrivelledverb

To lose or cause to lose vitality or intensity

My enthusiasm shriveled as the project wore on. Inflation shriveled the buying power of the dollar.

Shriveledverb

To become or make much less or smaller; dwindle.

Shrivelledverb

To become or make much less or smaller; dwindle.

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Shriveledadjective

Wrinkled because the volume has reduced while the surface area of the outer layer has remained constant.

A prune is a shriveled plum.

Shrivelledadjective

Wrinkled because the volume has reduced while the surface area of the outer layer has remained constant.

A prune is a shrivelled plum.

Shriveledadjective

Collapsed in size. en

Shrivelledadjective

Collapsed in size.

Shriveledverb

(American spelling) shrivel

Shrivelledverb

(British spelling) shrivel

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Shriveledadjective

(used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture;

dried-up grassthe desert was edged with sere vegetationshriveled leaves on the unwatered seedlingswithered vines

Shrivelledadjective

(used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture;

dried-up grassthe desert was edged with sere vegetationshriveled leaves on the unwatered seedlingswithered vines

Shriveledadjective

lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness;

the old woman's shriveled skinhe looked shriveled and illa shrunken old mana lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jawshe did well despite his withered arma wizened little man with frizzy gray hair

Shrivelledadjective

lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness;

the old woman's shriveled skinhe looked shriveled and illa shrunken old mana lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jawshe did well despite his withered arma wizened little man with frizzy gray hair

Shriveledadjective

reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity;

our shriveled receipts during the stormas the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveledthe dollar's shrunken buying power

Shrivelledadjective

reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity;

our shriveled receipts during the stormas the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveledthe dollar's shrunken buying power