|Origin:||Perhaps from a Scandinavian language|
shriv‧el also shrivel up past tense and past participle shrivelled, present participle shrivelling British English, past tense and past participle shriveled, present participle shriveling American English [intransitive and transitive]
The leaves change colour, then shrivel.
—shrivelled British English ; shriveled American English adjective:
a shrivelled apple