Waxen meaning

wăk'sən
Made of or covered with wax.
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Pale or smooth as wax.

Waxen skin.

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Weak, pliable, or impressionable.

Waxen minds.

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Made of wax.
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Like wax, as in being yellowish, soft, smooth, lustrous, pale, plastic, pliable, impressionable, etc.
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Covered with wax.
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(UK, dialectal) Grown.
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Alternative past participle of wax.
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Made of wax; covered with wax.

A waxen tablet.

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Of or pertaining to wax.
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Having the pale smooth characteristics of wax, waxlike, waxy.
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(rare) Easily effaced, as if written in wax.
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Origin of waxen

From Middle English waxen, from Old English weaxen, Ä¡eweaxen, past participle of weaxan (“to wax, grow, be fruitful, increase, become powerful, flourish"). More at wax.