One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the flowers had withered in the hot summer sun’
wilt, become limp, droop, fade
shrivel, shrivel up, dry up
technical become marcescent
2‘the muscles in his leg had withered’
waste, waste away, become shrunken, shrivel, shrivel up, atrophy, decay
3‘her confidence withered away’
diminish, dwindle, shrink, lessen, fade, ebb, ebb away, wane, weaken, languish
evaporate, melt away, disappear
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