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 the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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waxen

adjective
wax·​en | \ˈwak-sən \

Kids Definition of waxen

: lacking vitality or animation : pale a waxen face

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