wax|en


wax|en
wax|en «WAK suhn», adjective.
1. of wax; made of wax: »

For now my love is thaw'd; Which, like a waxen image 'gainst a fire Bears no impression of the thing it was (Shakespeare).

2. Figurative. like wax; smooth, soft, and pale: »

Her skin is waxen.

3. covered or filled with wax.
[< wax1 + -en2]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.