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Left to fight a losing battle in the Republican Party, as the recent CPAC confirmed, the withering pro-democracy faction is up against frightening odds.
AMERICAN DEMOCRACY CAN'T SURVIVE UNLESS THE FAR RIGHT IS MARGINALIZED. HERE'S HOW TO DO ITLEE DRUTMANMARCH 19, 2021TIME
The brass blade won’t rust or wear down and it won’t scratch your windshield wither.
BEST ICE SCRAPER: HASSLE-FREE WAYS TO GET RID OF SNOW AND ICEPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 26, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
The story he remembers hearing is that his grandfather wanted his father to become a partner in crime, but his dad refused, and their relationship withered.
HE KNEW HIS GRANDFATHER WAS A MOB BOSS. BUT WAS THAT THE WHOLE STORY?JOE HEIMFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The companies are not, of course, planning on withering away any time soon.
OIL COMPANIES’ LOSSES IN 2020 WERE STAGGERING. AND THAT WAS BEFORE THE GOVERNMENT FOCUSED ON CLIMATE CHANGE.WILL ENGLUNDFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He has also unleashed withering dissents of weak enforcement actions and has been unafraid to go it alone.
THE RETURN OF THE REGULATORSBY JESSE EISINGERFEBRUARY 2, 2021PROPUBLICA
How long shall the land mourn, and the herb of every field wither for the wickedness of them that dwell therein?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
In those glooms the sinews of mental energy wither with dying hope.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Then I shall wither in single blessedness; I shall be unhappily not married instead of unhappily married.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Never let another child strike the boy, for that child would at once wither and die.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
Should I leave this incomparable flower to wither unseen on these rough mountains?
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

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