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Overview of noun shrink

The noun shrink has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. psychiatrist, head-shrinker, shrink

(a physician who specializes in psychiatry)


Overview of adj shrunken

The adj shrunken has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. shriveled, shrivelled, shrunken, withered, wizen, wizened

(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 grey hair")

2. shriveled, shrivelled, shrunken

(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")

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