- work, as objects or figures, made of wax
- a human figure made of wax
- [pl. with sing. v.] wax museum
- The art of modeling in wax.
- A figure made of wax, especially a life-size wax effigy of a famous person.
- waxworks used with a sing. or pl. verb An exhibition of wax figures in a museum.
actor Shahrukh Khan in front of his waxwork figure at Madame Tussauds