deteriorated (part of speech: verb)
declined, faded, ebbed, putrefied, degenerated, collapsed, got worse, worsened, regressed, lapsed, retrogressed, went downhill, downgraded, gotten worse, deteriorated, fallen apart, slumped, mouldered, slipped, dilapidated, sank, atrophied, relapsed, slid, tergiversated, wilted, waned, decayed, reverted, sunk, fell apart, gone downhill
contracted (part of speech: verb)
dried (part of speech: verb)
- From a distance his withered old body, with a fighting shield held in front of it, looked like that of a huge black ant carrying something in its mouth. - "Child of Storm", H. Rider Haggard.
- And there and then it withered. - "Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard", Eleanor Farjeon.
- A wild- rose pink was in her withered cheeks under the frank grey eyes. - "Judith of the Cumberlands", Alice MacGowan.