Sentence Examples with the word shrivelled

Upon the opening of that fatal cork, forth flew the fiend, and shrivelled up his home.

With their eyes on the ends of the earth, and a ring of enemies from Constantinople to the Antilles, the Spaniards fought, with steadily diminishing material resources, with a character and intellect which shrivelled by swift degrees.

In a word, after being tried out, the crisp, shrivelled blubber, now called scraps or fritters, still contains considerable of its unctuous properties.

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The south-western shore is generally low, with sand hills covered with shrivelled pines and bur oaks.

It has a much more shrivelled appearance and paler colour than ordinary jalap, and lacks the small transverse scars present in the true drug.