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wilts, 3rd person singular present; wilted, past participle; wilting, present participle; wilted, past tense;
  1. (of a plant, leaf, or flower) Become limp through heat, loss of water, or disease; droop

  2. (of a person) Lose one's energy or vigor

Noun
  1. Any of a number of fungal or bacterial diseases of plants characterized by wilting of the foliage


  1. any plant disease characterized by drooping and shriveling; usually caused by parasites attacking the roots
  2. lose strength; "My opponent was wilting"
  3. causing to become limp or drooping
  4. become limp; "The flowers wilted"
  5. (wilted) limp: not firm; "wilted lettuce"
  6. WILT (104.5 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary format. Licensed to Wilmington, North Carolina, USA, the station serves the Wilmington area. WILT is currently owned by Sunrise Broadcasting, A subsidiary of Capitol Broadcasting Company of Raleigh.
  7. Kerbdog was an Alternative rock band from Kilkenny, Ireland who formed in 1991. Following two albums released on Mercury Records, the band split up in 1998. Between 2005 and 2008 the band reformed for a series of one-off performances in Ireland and England, with no further reformations planned.
  8. Wilt is a 1989 movie adaptation by LWT of the Tom Sharpe novel of the same name. The story follows the comic misadventures of the eponymous Henry Wilt as he is accused of the murder of his wife when she suddenly goes missing after a party at a friend's house where they have a very public argument.
  9. This is a list of characters seen in the American animated television series Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends.
  10. Wilt is a comedic novel by the author Tom Sharpe, first published by Secker and Warburg in 1976. Later editions were published by Pan Books, and Overlook TP.
  11. Wilting refers to the loss of rigidity of non-woody parts of plants. This occurs when the turgor pressure in non-lignified plant cells falls towards zero, as a result of diminished water in the cells. ...
  12. The act of wilting or the state of being wilted; Any of various plant diseases characterized by wilting; To droop or become limp and flaccid (as a dying leaf or flower); To fatigue; to lose strength; To cause to droop or become limp and flaccid (as a flower); To cause to fatigue; to exhaust
  13. (wilted) Drooping, typically due to lack of water
  14. (Wilted) In a recipe for my upcoming cookbook, I used the direction "Roast the eggplant until it's pooped." "Correct verb use?" the copyeditor queried. "Stet (editor-speak for let it be)," I replied.
  15. (wilting) The drooping of leaves and stems as a result of plant cells becoming flaccid.
  16. (Wilting) The collapse of the leaf or stem of a plant due to the loss of water or disease.
  17. (Wilts) Any of a number of bacterial or fungal diseases, usually incurable and fatal, that cause leaves to wilt, turn yellow or brown, wither, and die.
  18. To apply heat so as to cause dehydration and a droopy appearance.
  19. Lack of freshness and turgor and drooping of leaves from lack of water; a vascular disease that interrupts the plant's normal uptake and distribution of water.
  20. Drying out, loss of colour and shape of leaves, then twigs and branches, caused by a lack of water or the presence of toxins.
  21. a plant disease, caused by species of Verticillium and Fusarium (Hyphomycetes), characterized by loss of turgidity and collapse of leaves.
  22. to become flaccid and droop; sometimes a symptom of insect damage or disease, usually evidence of poor water translocation
  23. to droop or shrivel through lack of water, too much heat, or disease, or make a plant droop or shrivel.
  24. a loss of cellular turgidity that causes a plant to droop, usually as a result of water loss or disease
  25. loss of turgidity, drooping of leaves.