waxer

noun
wax·​er | \ ˈwak-sər How to pronounce waxer (audio) \

Definition of waxer

1 : a device for applying wax
2 : one whose work is applying or polishing with wax

Examples of waxer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Its website includes detailed videos, also posted on YouTube, to guide waxers through the process. Rachel Felder, New York Times, "The Salon Comes to Your Home, and to Your iPad," 25 Mar. 2020 The important thing to remember is that your waxer has probably seen hundreds of people's pubic areas. April Franzino, Good Housekeeping, "Everything You Need to Know Before Your First Bikini Wax," 11 June 2019 Not to mention, an unskilled waxer could affect your brow shape forever. Nicole Saporita, Good Housekeeping, "12 Must-Know Things to Consider Before Waxing Your Face," 30 Apr. 2019 The important thing to remember is that your waxer has probably seen hundreds of people's pubic areas. April Franzino, Good Housekeeping, "Everything You Need to Know Before Your First Bikini Wax," 11 June 2019 The important thing to remember is that your waxer has probably seen hundreds of people's pubic areas. April Franzino, Good Housekeeping, "Everything You Need to Know Before Your First Bikini Wax," 11 June 2019 Boyfriends have been less thorough than this waxer. Lara Naaman, Glamour, "What Is a Brazilian Wax Like? Here's What to Expect (in Excruciating Detail)," 27 Mar. 2019 The important thing to remember is that your waxer has probably seen hundreds of people's pubic areas. Sam Escobar, Good Housekeeping, "12 Things You Need to Know Before Getting a Bikini Wax," 6 July 2018 The important thing to remember is that your waxer has probably seen hundreds of people's pubic areas. Sam Escobar, Good Housekeeping, "12 Things You Need to Know Before Getting a Bikini Wax," 6 July 2018

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First Known Use of waxer

circa 1875, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Waxer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/waxer. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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