shrivel up

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HOEING on a hot day is a great idea - the weeds shrivel up on the soil surface so they can be safely left there to die.
Do it on a dry, sunny day and the weed seedlings can be left on the surface of the ground to shrivel up in the sun.
he'd shrivel up into a curly blond-haired dust bunny and blow away on the Santa Ana winds.
Yet director John Asher stages most of it with such flat presentation and inept timing that most of the jokes shrivel up and die right before our eyes.
The insect causes an avocado to shrivel up like a potato, reducing the value of the fruit by more than 60 percent.