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waxing

verb (1)
present participle of wax

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to coat (something) with a slippery substance in order to reduce friction
  • waxing a surfboard

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waxing

verb (2)
present participle of wax

Synonyms & Antonyms of waxing (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to eventually have as a state or quality
  • waxed poetic whenever he wrote to his girlfriend

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“Waxing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waxing. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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