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Synonyms of waxen

Adjective


1. waxen, waxy

usage: made of or covered with wax; "waxen candles"; "careful, the floor is waxy"

2. waxen, waxlike, waxy, colorless (vs. colorful), colourless

usage: having the paleness of wax; "the poor face with the same awful waxen pallor"- Bram Stoker; "the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him"; "a thin face with a waxy paleness"

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