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Meaning of SHRUNKEN

Pronunciation:  'shrungkun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  reduced in size by being drawn together; "the shrunken dress was entirely too tight to wear"
  2. [adj]  reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity; "our shriveled receipts during the storm"; "as the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveled"; "the dollar's shrunken buying power"
  3. [adj]  lean and wrinkled by shrinkage as from age or illness; "the old woman's shriveled skin"; "he looked shriveled and ill"; "a shrunken old man"; "a lanky scarecrow of a man with withered face and lantern jaws"-W.F.Starkie; "he did well despite his withered arm"; "a wizened little man with frizzy gray hair"

SHRUNKEN is a 8 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: contracted, decreased, lean, reduced, shriveled, shrivelled, shrunk, thin, withered, wizen, wizened



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
p. p. & a. from {Shrink}.