Shrivelled meaning

Collapsed in size.

His insults, from someone I respect so much, make me want to shrivel up and die.

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Wrinkled because the volume has reduced while the surface area of the outer layer has remained constant.

A prune is a shrivelled plum.

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Simple past tense and past participle of shrivel.
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