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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ebb, ebbing, wane(noun)

    a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number)


  2. decline, go down, wane(verb)

    grow smaller

    "Interest in the project waned"

    play back

  3. wane(verb)

    decrease in phase

    "the moon is waning"

    return, reproductive memory, facts of life, procreation, comeback, rejoinder, retort, replication, reproduction, counter, echo, breeding, riposte, sound reflection, replica, reverberation

  4. wane(verb)

    become smaller

    "Interest in his novels waned"

    return, comeback, rejoinder, retort, echo, reproduction, counter, replica, riposte, sound reflection, reverberation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wane

    fade, pale, decrease, diminish, decline, fail, sink, ebb, deteriorate, recede, pine, droop, attenuate, contract

    brighten, increase, improve, mend, advance, rally, develop, recover, expand

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wane(v. n.)

    decrease, diminish, grow less

  2. wane(v. n.)

    decline, fail, sink

  3. wane(n.)

    diminution, decrease, lessening, abatement

  4. wane(n.)

    decline, declension, decay, failure, falling off

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wane(n)

    decrease, diminution, decrescence

  2. wane(v)

    decrease, diminish, fade

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How to use wane in a sentence?

  1. Edwin Kite:

    You would expect them to wane gradually over time, but that's not what we see, the wettest day of the year is still very wet.

  2. Doug Brown:

    This is positive news as it shows that just one dose of this vaccine generates good levels of immunity and that this protection does not seem to wane in the shorter term, in immunology terms, this finding is not unexpected as we know that some other vaccines confer better immunity when the doses are more spread out. Although further information is required to confirm these findings for older age groups, overall this new research should provide reassurance around the UK's decision to offer the two doses of this vaccine 12 weeks apart.

  3. Seiya Nakajima:

    It's getting clearer that Abenomics is a paper tiger, the impact of monetary easing is similar to currency intervention. The first time they do it, there's a huge impact. But as they repeat it, the impact will wane.

  4. Abdelaziz Hassab:

    They will always be remembered as good kids, we all came here to find like peace and security away from war zones. But the destiny waiting for us here is... really crazy. An abandoned home The bodies of the victims were discovered in an abandoned home, Rusty York told WANE.

  5. William Schaffner:

    They've been studied and we know that after you had a cold, you develop antibodies to that particular human strain of coronavirus and you will be protected, but it turns out the protection begins to wane after about a year.

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