Definition and Meanings for wilt
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Part of Speech of wilt
2d person singular, intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, transitive verb
Etymology of wilt
Meaning of wilt
as 2d person singular
- 2d pers. sing. of will.
as intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle
- to begin to wither; to lose freshness and become flaccid, as a plant when exposed when exposed to drought, or to great heat in a dry day, or when separated from its root; to droop;. to wither.
as transitive verb
- to cause to begin to wither; to make flaccid, as a green plant.
- hence, to cause to languish; to depress or destroy the vigor and energy of.