Sentence Examples


  • A little ventilation is necessary to keep them from getting mouldy; but a hot, dry atmosphere must also be avoided, as the tubers might shrivel in it.
  • Dry environments cause the eggs and larvae to shrivel and die, but higher humidity levels actually speed up development, boosting the population in your home.
  • It is readily increased either by cuttings or layers, or by seeds sown as soon as the berries shrivel on the stems.
  • Carmen wanted to shrivel out of sight.
  • The leaves shrivel, the plant ceases to grow, and the grapes that are formed also shrivel and die.