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wax·y

 (wăk′sē)
adj. wax·i·er, wax·i·est
1. Resembling wax in appearance or texture, as in being pale, pliable, or smooth and lustrous.
2. Consisting of, abounding in, or covered with wax.
3. Containing amyloid deposits, as a bodily organ.

waxy

(ˈwæksɪ)
adj, waxier or waxiest
1. resembling wax in colour, appearance, or texture
2. made of, covered with, or abounding in wax
ˈwaxily adv
ˈwaxiness n

waxy

(ˈwæksɪ)
adj, waxier or waxiest
informal old-fashioned Brit bad-tempered or irritable; angry

wax•y

(ˈwæk si)

adj. wax•i•er, wax•i•est.
1. resembling wax, esp. in appearance: a waxy shine on his face.
2. abounding in, covered with, or made of wax: The floor is waxy.
3. pliable or impressionable: a waxy personality.
[1545–55]
wax′i•ly, adv.
wax′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.waxy - made of or covered with wax; "waxen candles"; "careful, the floor is waxy"
2.waxy - easily impressed or influenced; "an impressionable youngster"; "an impressionable age"; "a waxy mind"
3.waxy - capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breakingwaxy - capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking; "a flexible wire"; "a pliant young tree"
flexile, flexible - able to flex; able to bend easily; "slim flexible birches"
4.waxy - 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"
colorless, colourless - weak in color; not colorful
Translations
شَمْعي
vaxkenndur, eins og vax
voskový

waxy

[ˈwæksɪ] ADJ (waxier (compar) (waxiest (superl))) → ceroso

waxy

[ˈwæksi] adj [substance, coating] → cireux/euse

waxy

adj (+er)wächsern

waxy

[ˈwæksɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fig) (complexion) → cereo/a

wax1

(wӕks) noun
1. the sticky, fatty substance of which bees make their cells; beeswax.
2. the sticky, yellowish substance formed in the ears.
3. a manufactured, fatty substance used in polishing, to give a good shine. furniture wax.
4. (also adjective) (also ˈcandle-wax) (of) a substance made from paraffin, used in making candles, models etc, that melts when heated. a wax model.
5. sealing-wax.
verb
to smear, polish or rub with wax.
waxed adjective
having a coating of wax. waxed paper.
ˈwaxen, ˈwaxy adjective
ˈwaxwork noun
a wax model (usually of a well-known person).
ˈwaxworks noun plural
an exhibition of such models.

waxy

a. ceroso-a, céreo-a; [applied wax] encerado-a.