any plant disease characterized by drooping and shriveling; usually caused by parasites attacking the roots
causing to become limp or drooping
"My opponent was wilting"
"The flowers wilted"
- The flowers are wilting for lack of water.
- Several sleepless nights made him wilt.
- We are the flowers in the wind, blooming for its wilt.
Leaves of aspidistras wilted in the fumes of beer and smoke.出自： A. Sillitoe