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waxen meaning and definition

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WAXEN adjective

Definition of waxen (adjective)

  1. made of or covered with wax
    • "waxen candles"; "careful, the floor is waxy"
    • synonyms: waxy
  2. having the paleness of wax
    • "the poor face with the same awful waxen pallor"- Bram Stoker; "the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him"; "a thin face with a waxy paleness"
    • synonyms: waxlike, waxy
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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