wizen

[ wiz-uh n; wee-zuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF wizen

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WIZEN

His face was wizen and wrinkled, his faded blue eyes dim and weak-looking.

And, if he mentioned who he was, could not the wizen man by his side help him to get at them?

Withered and wizen, they are reduced to skin and bone by sheer famine.

His fingers crooked, his body in a bow, his wizen, cruel face pallid in the ghostly light.

On the contrary, Dallas' evident interest in the stranger had stirred the unnatural jealousy in her father's wizen brain.

Though his face was wizen, the leanness of his body had no appearance of weakness, but rather every sign of strength.

I'll twist that wizen gullet of hers the next time she shows her ugly black face here!

Aged she seemed, incredibly old, wizen, dried; though with these people who can tell of age?

Another little girl was heard to say she would slit her sister's wisdom—a slip, no doubt, for wizen.

Duke: Askin' yer pardon, Captain, bein' as it was me as smelled him out, won 't yer let me slit his wizen?

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