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waxy

adjective \ˈwak-sē\

: seeming to be made of or covered in wax

wax·i·erwax·i·est

Full Definition of WAXY

1
:  made of, abounding in, or covered with wax :  waxen <a waxy surface> <waxy berries>
2
:  resembling wax: as
a :  readily shaped or molded
b :  marked by smooth or lustrous whiteness <a waxy complexion>
wax·i·ness noun
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Examples of WAXY

  1. The polish left a waxy residue.
  2. a plant with waxy leaves

First Known Use of WAXY

1552

Rhymes with WAXY

WAXIER Defined for Kids

waxy

adjective \ˈwak-sē\
wax·i·erwax·i·est

Definition of WAXY for Kids

1
:  being like wax <a waxy material>
2
:  made of or covered with wax
3
:  marked by smooth or shiny whiteness <waxy skin>
Medical Dictionary

waxy

adjective \ˈwak-sē\
wax·i·erwax·i·est

Medical Definition of WAXY

1
:  made of, abounding in, or covered with wax <a waxy surface>
2
:  resembling wax <a waxy complexion> <waxy secretions>

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