waxen

adjective wax·en \ ˈwak-sən \

Definition of waxen

1 :made of or covered with wax
2 :resembling wax: such as
a :easily molded :pliable
b :seeming to lack vitality or animation :pallid
c :lustrously smooth

First Known Use of waxen

before 12th century


WAXEN Defined for Kids

waxen

adjective wax·en \ ˈwak-sən \

Definition of waxen for Students

:lacking vitality or animation :pale a waxen face


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