Shriveled sentence example

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  • Her face had shriveled, her upper lip had sunk in, and her eyes were dim.
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  • It grew to her height as she watched and then bloomed into an orange-pink flower the size of her head, shriveled and died, and returned.
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  • The clever journalist shriveled into the recesses of her mind.
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  • Such difficulties hit poor farmers hardest, as they have less access to irrigation, and can least afford the loss from shriveled grain.
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  • By 2.8 million years, humid woodland had shriveled away, leaving wide belts of open terrain in its place.
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  • Don't despair, with a few simple preparations, you can avoid returning to a dried up shriveled garden!
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  • Anna Pavlovna gave him her shriveled hand to kiss and introduced him to several persons whom he did not know, giving him a whispered description of each.
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  • Near them, in an armchair, sat a thin, shriveled, old woman, with a meek expression on her childlike face.
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  • He comes looking for fruit to gather and discovers only a few pitiful bunches of shriveled grapes.
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  • She was dressed in old fashioned, clean clothes, had a handbag, and looked like your typical shriveled up old woman.
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  • The tongue may be swollen, or shriveled and cracked.
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  • The chill, autumn wind blows a few, shriveled leaves around the desolation.
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  • Her shriveled hand just fluttered into touch of mine.
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  • A shriveled husk of a man was standing in the center archway, watching her.
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  • In that crumpled air of shrunken faces and gray shriveled hair with the watching windows misting?
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  • Nearly all had their eyes burnt quite out and their tongues were all shriveled up.
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  • His face seemed to have shriveled or melted; his features had grown smaller.
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  • Guy at the opening of the novel is a shriveled, unattached man.
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  • Do n't despair, with a few simple preparations, you can avoid returning to a dried up shriveled garden !
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  • There the carcass still lay, shriveled in the sun and occupied by a swarm of bees !
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  • His shriveled old hands were folded and on the finger of one of them Pierre noticed a large cast iron ring with a seal representing a death's head.
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  • Then they dressed him in uniform with his decorations and placed his shriveled little body on a table.
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  • Toward night candles were burning round his coffin, a pall was spread over it, the floor was strewn with sprays of juniper, a printed band was tucked in under his shriveled head, and in a corner of the room sat a chanter reading the psalms.
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  • The lights were on, but shadows crawled from the corners and choked the lights until they were shriveled, glowing orbs.
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