What is the opposite of blossoming?

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Noun
Opposite of the state of having flowers bloom or open
Noun
Opposite of the build up to something more advanced
“Recent years have seen a decline in the company's influence within the industry.”
Noun
Opposite of the gradual development of something
“This dysgenic crisis would surely bring communism and the regression of mankind.”
Noun
Opposite of the way in which something progresses or develops
Adjective
Opposite of starting out or in the early stages of development
Adjective
Opposite of marked by accolades, or having favorable opportunities
“He remained a largely anonymous actor, having failed to score any roles of note in Hollywood.”
Adjective
Opposite of flowering or opening in blossoms
Adjective
Opposite of in the process of developing
“Donne's earliest poems showed a developed knowledge of English society coupled with sharp criticism of its problems.”
Adjective
Opposite of young or immature in age
“He went on to become a student at the University of Leipzig, where he earned a doctoral degree at the mature age of 23.”
Adjective
Opposite of in full bloom
“The heat has left the early summer's potted flowers looking withered.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to be in flower, or to produce flowers
“The leaves are like those of the orange tree, and they wither in the winter.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to develop or thrive in a promising or healthy way
“Anyone would struggle in a toxic work environment.”
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