Definition of Withering

1. Noun. Any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use).

Exact synonyms: Atrophy
Generic synonyms: Weakening
Derivative terms: Atrophy, Wither



2. Adjective. Wreaking or capable of wreaking complete destruction. "The guns opened a withering fire"
Exact synonyms: Annihilating, Annihilative, Devastating
Similar to: Destructive
Derivative terms: Annihilate

3. Adjective. Making light of. "To compliments inflated I've a withering reply"
Exact synonyms: Annihilating, Devastating
Similar to: Disrespectful

Definition of Withering

1. a. Tending to wither; causing to shrink or fade.

2. a. Tending to wither; causing to shrink or fade.

Definition of Withering

1. Adjective. Tending to destroy, devastate, overwhelm or cause complete destruction. ¹

2. Adjective. Diminishing rapidly. ¹

3. Adjective. Tending to make someone feel small. ¹

4. Verb. (present participle of wither) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Withering

1. wither [v] - See also: wither

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Withering

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withe
withe-rod
withed
wither
wither-
wither-wrung
wither away
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withered
witheredness
witherer
witherers
withereth
withering (current term)
witheringly
witherite
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withernam
withername
witherod
witherods
withers
withershins
witherward
withes
withgang
withgo

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