Sentence Examples


  • She met his gaze, wondering if any part of him was capable of affection or if she'd wither like a dried-out flower.
  • He wouldn't be caught dead with a bouquet of wildflowers and there was no way he was going to waste money on flowers that would wither and die within a week.
  • Its immediate occasion was the disputation at Heidelberg (1568) for the doctorate of theology by George Wither or Withers, an English Puritan (subsequently archdeacon of Colchester), silenced (1565) at Bury St Edmunds by Archbishop Parker.
  • Plants have been found to wither and die in sandy soils containing i a % of water, and in clay soils in which there was still present 8% of water.
  • But the uterine gills soon wither and are shed, and are replaced by other gills differing in no respect from those of its congener.

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