unwaxed

adjective
un·​waxed | \ ˌən-ˈwakst How to pronounce unwaxed (audio) \

Definition of unwaxed

: not coated or treated with wax : not waxed an unwaxed floor unwaxed dental floss

Examples of unwaxed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Wrap the brisket in unwaxed butcher paper and return to the smoker. San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 Sep. 2021 In the mini-bar, a ready-mixed selection of Bull & Last cocktails and an unwaxed lemon awaited. Rebecca Rose, Travel + Leisure, 24 Sep. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 Ideally, look for cardboard and paper that is uncoated and unwaxed instead of bubble wrap. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 7 Apr. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unwaxed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unwaxed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unwaxed. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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