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Synonyms for shrink

Synonyms for shrink

to reduce in size, as by drawing together

to draw away involuntarily, usually out of fear or disgust

an act of drawing back in an involuntary or instinctive fashion

Synonyms for shrink

a physician who specializes in psychiatry

draw back, as with fear or pain

become smaller or draw together

decrease in size, range, or extent

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Streseman, Note, Headshrinkers, Manmunchers, Moneygrubbers, Nuts & Sluts: Reexamining Compelled Mental Examinations in Sexual Harassment Actions Under the Civil Rights Act of 1991, 80 CORNELL L.
Headshrinkers of the Amazon - RevealedFive, Thursday, 8pm The "Revealed" bit of the title makes this show seem a bit like it's uncovering a hidden peccadillo, something the people of the Amazon basin might rather remain hidden.
The second solution would involve shrinking the head of the creature like the headshrinkers of South America.