wizen


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wizen \Wiz"en\, v. i. [OE. wisenen, AS. wisnian akin to weornian
   to decay, OHG. wesan?n to grow dry, G. verwesen to rot, Icel.
   visna to wither, Sw. vissna, Dan. visne, and probably to L.
   virus an offensive odor, poison. Cf. Virus.]
   To wither; to dry. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wizen \Wiz"en\, a.
   Wizened; thin; weazen; withered.
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         A little lonely, wizen, strangely clad boy. --Dickens.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wizen \Wiz"en\, n.
   The weasand. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
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