waxy

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adjective \ˈwak-sē\

Definition of waxy

waxier

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waxiest

  1. 1 :  made of, abounding in, or covered with wax :  waxen <a waxy surface> <waxy berries>

  2. 2 :  resembling wax: such asa :  readily shaped or moldedb :  marked by smooth or lustrous whiteness <a waxy complexion>

waxiness

noun

Examples of waxy in a sentence

  1. The polish left a waxy residue.

  2. a plant with waxy leaves

1552

First Known Use of waxy

1552


WAXY Defined for English Language Learners

waxy

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adjective \ˈwak-sē\

Definition of waxy for English Language Learners

  • : seeming to be made of or covered in wax


WAXY Defined for Kids

waxy

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adjective \ˈwak-sē\

Definition of waxy for Students

waxier

waxiest

  1. 1 :  being like wax <a waxy material>

  2. 2 :  made of or covered with wax

  3. 3 :  marked by smooth or shiny whiteness <waxy skin>


Medical Dictionary

waxy

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adjective \ˈwak-sē\

Medical Definition of waxy

waxier

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est

  1. 1:  made of, abounding in, or covered with wax <a waxy surface>

  2. 2:  resembling wax <a waxy complexion> <waxy secretions>



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