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See definition of wilted on Dictionary.com
  • as inbent
  • as inseedy
  • as inshrunken
  • as inwithered
  • as inwizened

synonyms for wilted

  • angled
  • arced
  • arched
  • bowed
  • contorted
  • crooked
  • drooping
  • hooked
  • humped
  • hunched
  • inclined
  • limp
  • looped
  • round
  • rounded
  • slumped
  • stooped
  • twined
  • twisted
  • warped
  • arciform
  • curvilinear
  • doubled over
  • droopy
  • sinuous
  • slouchy

antonyms for wilted

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  • straight
  • clean
  • good
  • neat
  • nice
  • respectable
  • luxurious
  • posh
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    How to use wilted in a sentence

    It was ten minutes before she raised her hand and pointed to a wilted but still effective screen.
    ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
    When the plants are to be hung on lath they may be wilted before "stringing" or not, at the option of the grower.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
    When wilted in the field there is often much damage done to the leaves whether they are sun-burnt or not.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
    Mr. Bills kinder wilted after you all went out, and the whole thing flatted.
    THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
    The next moment it wilted, rolled downward with outstretched arms, and collapsed upon the gravel, an inert mass.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    I set down the basket, wiped my face, and ruefully felt of my wilted collar.
    THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
    She put the basket by the spring, dipped her hands in the water, and then let palmsful drop on the wilted flowers.
    THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
    But when I looked at the thermometer and found that it stood at ninety-six in the shade I almost wilted.
    THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
    Under the accusation that the sergeant poured forth Mr. Ruggles quickly wilted.
    UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
    “That is true, Capitan,” spoke Doña Jocasta, who drooped in the saddle like a wilted flower.
    THE TREASURE TRAILMARAH ELLIS RYAN
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO WILTED

    • angled
    • arced
    • arched
    • arciform
    • bowed
    • contorted
    • crooked
    • curvilinear
    • doubled over
    • drooping
    • droopy
    • hooked
    • humped
    • hunched
    • inclined
    • limp
    • looped
    • round
    • rounded
    • sinuous
    • slouchy
    • slumped
    • stooped
    • twined
    • twisted
    • warped
    • wilted
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.