Definisi 'wax'
English to English
noun
1 any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
source: wordnet30
2 A fatty, solid substance, produced by bees, and employed by them in the construction of their comb; -- usually called beeswax. It is first excreted, from a row of pouches along their sides, in the form of scales, which, being masticated and mixed with saliva, become whitened and tenacious. Its natural color is pale or dull yellow.
source: webster1913
verb
3 cover with wax
Example:
• wax the car
source: wordnet30
4 go up or advance
Example:
• Sales were climbing after prices were lowered
source: wordnet30
5 increase in phase
Example:
• the moon is waxing
source: wordnet30
6 To increase in size; to grow bigger; to become larger or fuller; -- opposed to wane.
source: webster1913
7 To smear or rub with wax; to treat with wax; as, to wax a thread or a table.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
wane, climb, mount, rise, rising slope, upgrade, waxen, waxy, waxing, lipid, lipide, lipoid, increase, bayberry tallow, jump,

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