Words Like WAX

We have put together a list of words that are similar to WAX.

20 Alternative Words Similar to wax

1 Mount Verb      Synonym Words Like Mount
2 Climb Verb      Synonym Words Like Climb
3 Rise Verb      Synonym Words Like Rise
4 Full Verb      Synonym Words Like Full
5 Cover Verb      Synonym Words Like Cover
6 Increase Verb      Synonym Words Like Increase
7 Become Verb-intransitive      Synonym Words Like Become
8 Grow Verb-intransitive      Synonym Words Like Grow
9 Beeswax Noun      Variant Words Like Beeswax
10 Waxed Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Waxed
11 Waxing Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Waxing
12 Ceresin Noun      Hyponym
13 Cerumen Noun      Hyponym
14 Carnauba Noun      Hyponym
15 Earwax Noun      Hyponym
16 Paraffin Noun      Hyponym Words Like Paraffin
17 Spermaceti Noun      Hyponym Words Like Spermaceti
18 Advance Verb      Hyponym Words Like Advance
19 Jump Verb      Hyponym Words Like Jump
20 Gain Verb      Hyponym Words Like Gain

3 examples of wax

1 to wax strong; to wax warmer or colder; to wax feeble; to wax old; to wax worse and worse.
2 sealing wax, grafting wax, etching wax, etc
3 to wax a thread or a table

10 definitions of wax

1 To increase in size; to grow bigger; to become larger or fuller; -- opposed to wane.
2 To pass from one state to another; to become; to grow
3 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.
4 Hence, any substance resembling beeswax in consistency or appearance.
5 Cerumen, or earwax.
6 A waxlike composition used for uniting surfaces, for excluding air, and for other purposes.
7 A waxlike composition used by shoemakers for rubbing their thread.
8 A substance similar to beeswax, secreted by several species of scale insects, as the Chinese wax. See Wax insect, below.
9 A waxlike product secreted by certain plants. See Vegetable wax, under Vegetable.
10 A substance, somewhat resembling wax, found in connection with certain deposits of rock salt and coal; -- called also mineral wax, and ozocerite.
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