SHRUNK


SHRUNK
(also shrunken) past part. of SHRINK.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • shrunk|en — «SHRUHNG kuhn», adjective, verb. –adj. grown smaller; shriveled: »a shrunken face, a shrunken fortune. a) shrunk; a past participle of shrink. Usage See shrink for usage note. (Cf. ↑shrink) …   Useful english dictionary

  • shrunk — index compact (pithy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • shrunk — [ʃrʌŋk] the past tense and past participle of ↑shrink …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shrunk — the past tense and past participle of shrink1 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • shrunk — [shruŋk] vi., vt. alt. pt. & pp. of SHRINK …   English World dictionary

  • Shrunk — Shrink Shrink, v. i. [imp. {Shrank}or {Shrunk}p. p. {Shrunk} or {Shrunken}, but the latter is now seldom used except as a participial adjective; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shrinking}.] [OE. shrinken, schrinken, AS. scrincan; akin to OD. schrincken, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shrunk — Shrink Shrink, v. i. [imp. {Shrank}or {Shrunk}p. p. {Shrunk} or {Shrunken}, but the latter is now seldom used except as a participial adjective; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shrinking}.] [OE. shrinken, schrinken, AS. scrincan; akin to OD. schrincken, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shrunk — pre·shrunk; shrunk; …   English syllables

  • shrunk — [[t]ʃrʌ̱ŋk[/t]] Shrunk is the past participle of shrink …   English dictionary

  • shrunk — /shrungk/, v. a pp. and pt. of shrink. * * * …   Universalium

  • shrunk — ʃrɪŋk n. psychiatrist (Slang); instance of contracting, instance of becoming smaller; flinching, recoiling v. contract, become smaller, shrivel; flinch, recoil; decrease, diminish; make smaller, cause to shrink …   English contemporary dictionary


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