GRE Word List


to draw into wrinkles especially with a loss of moisture

The meaning of the word shrivel is to draw into wrinkles especially with a loss of moisture.

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prurientmarked by or arousing an immoderate or unwholesome interest or desire
gauchelacking social experience or grace
promoteto advance in station, rank, or honor : raise
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays
waiveto relinquish (something, such as a legal right) voluntarily
superfluousexceeding what is sufficient or necessary : extra
furtivedone in a quiet and secretive way to avoid being noticed : surreptitious
revertto come or go back (as to a former condition, period, or subject)
litheeasily bent or flexed
harbingersomething that foreshadows a future event : something that gives an anticipatory sign of what is to come