on the wane

Definition of on the wane

  1. :  becoming smaller or less Her popularity was on the wane.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  to decrease in size, extent, or degree :  dwindle: such as

    :  to become less brilliant or powerful :  dim

    :  to flow out :  ebb

  1. :  the act or process of waning

    :  a period or time of waning

    :  the period from the full moon to the new moon


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