Weazened

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Weazened (comparative more Weazened, superlative most Weazened)

  1. wrinkled and withered
    • 1903, Jack London, The Call of the Wild, Scholastic Books, Inc. (1963), page 18,
      Yet his time came, in the end, in the form of a little weazened man who spat broken English...
    • 1951, Isaac Asimov, Foundation (1974 Panther Books Ltd publication), part V: “The Merchant Princes”, chapter 6, page 151, ¶ 6
      “You are very friendly with these barbarians. Perhaps that is why I was not to be permitted to attend your conversation. Perhaps your little weazened soul is plotting to turn against my father.”

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Sanforized, adust, attenuated, baked, burnt, consumed, corky, dehydrated, desiccated, dried, dried-up, emacerated, emaciated, evaporated, exsiccated, mummified, parched, preshrunk, scorched, sear, seared, sere, shriveled, shriveled up, shrunk, shrunken, sun-dried, sunbaked, thin, wasted, wasted away, wind-dried, withered, wizen, wizen-faced, wizened

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