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wax

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1 to coat (something) with a slippery substance in order to reduce friction
  • waxing a surfboard
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2 slang to defeat by a large margin
  • I can't believe I bet on a football team that ended up getting waxed 45-0.
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beat the pants off, eat alive, run circles around (or run rings around), wipe the floor with (or wipe the ground with)


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wax

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1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • The commitment of the young volunteers to the cause seems to wax and wane.
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2 to eventually have as a state or quality
  • waxed poetic whenever he wrote home
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