Definition of nithered in US English:

nithered

(also niddered, nidderet, nidderd)

adjective

English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • Shrivelled or pinched with cold or hunger; wasted, stunted, withered.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Ray (1627–1705), naturalist and theologian. From nither + -ed.

Pronunciation

nithered

/ˈnɪðəd/