Meaning of “withering” in the English Dictionary

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"withering" in British English

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witheringadjective

uk /ˈwɪð.ər.ɪŋ/ us /ˈwɪð.ɚ.ɪŋ/

(Definition of “withering” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"withering" in American English

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witheringadjective

us /ˈwɪð·ər·ɪŋ/

expressing strong criticism:

She delivered a withering attack on the book and its authors.

(Definition of “withering” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)