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Pronunciation of Shrinks: Learn how to pronounce Shrinks in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word shrink:

verb (past shrank /ʃraŋk/; past participle shrunk /ʃrʌŋk/ or (especially as adjective) shrunken /ˈʃrʌŋk(ə)n/)
1become or make smaller in size or amount:
[no object]:
the workforce shrank to a thousand
[with object]:
the sun had shrunk and dried the wood
(as adjective shrinking)
the shrinking market has provoked a massive price war
[no object] (of clothes or material) become smaller as a result of being immersed in water:
she wore a sweater which had shrunk slightly
(as adjective shrunken) (of a person’s face or other part of the body) wrinkled or shrivelled through old age or illness:
a tiny shrunken face and enormous eyes
2 [no object, with adverbial of direction] move back or away, especially because of fear or disgust:
she shrank away from him, covering her face
he shrank back against the wall
[often with negative] (shrink from) be averse to or unwilling to do (something difficult or unappealing):
I don’t shrink from my responsibilities
[no object] (shrink into oneself) become withdrawn.
noun
informal
a psychiatrist:
you should see a shrink
[from headshrinker]
Derivatives

shrinkable

adjective
shrinker

noun
[usually in combination]:
headshrinker
shrinkingly

adverb
Origin:

Old English scrincan, of Germanic origin; related to Swedish skrynka ‘to wrinkle’