[ adjective ] (used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture
"dried-up grass" "the desert was edged with sere vegetation" "shriveled leaves on the unwatered seedlings" "withered vines"
Used in print(Ann Hebson, The Lattimer Legend....)
When she returned to life in the big house she felt shriveled of all emotion save dedication to duty .
[ adjective ] lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness
"the old woman's shriveled skin" "he looked shriveled and ill" "a shrunken old man" "he did well despite his withered arm" "a wizened little man with frizzy gray hair"