Sentence Examples


  • He is really dead now, and will wither very quickly.
  • Leaves, after performing their functions for a certain time, wither and die.
  • Pratense, each whorl of stamens ripens in turn, becoming erect and shedding their pollen; as the anthers wither the filaments bend outwards, and when all the anthers have diverged the stigmas become mature and ready for pollination.
  • On a successful wither the amount of the tea ferment or enzyme is dependent.
  • 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.