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Synonyms for wax
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waxverb

    any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water

    Antonyms:
    wane

  2. waxverb

    cover with wax

    "wax the car"

    Synonyms:
    rise, mount, climb, full

    Antonyms:
    wane

  3. wax, mount, climb, riseverb

    go up or advance

    "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"

    Synonyms:
    resurrect, rise, stand up, climb up, uprise, put on, climb on, heighten, go up, rebel, surface, lift, arise, spring up, come up, grow, originate, mount up, ride, ascend, prove, develop, climb, bestride, full, get on, get up, hop on, jump on, move up, turn out, jump, rear, mount, rise up

    Antonyms:
    wane

  4. wax, fullverb

    increase in phase

    "the moon is waxing"

    Synonyms:
    rise, mount, climb, full

    Antonyms:
    wane

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. waxverb

    Synonyms:
    cere, smear with wax

  2. waxverb

    Synonyms:
    increase (as the moon)

  3. waxverb

    Synonyms:
    grow, become, come to be, get to be

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wax":

    cera, wax-burning, candelilla, beeswax, candle, waxy, paraffin

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Wax":

    Michael Jones, 왁스, Cho Heari, Cho Hye Ri

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How to use wax in a sentence?

  1. Patrick Mirocha:

    If Kamala HarrisHarris were on the debate stage( with Donald Trump), I think Kamala HarrisHarris'd wax the floor with Donald Trump. Kamala HarrisHarris would just dominate Donald Trump, i watched the Barr confirmation, the( Brett) Kavanaugh confirmation. You can tell Kamala HarrisHarris's a prosecutor. Kamala HarrisHarris's methodical. If you sit back and just kind of listen, really listen, you can tell Kamala HarrisHarris's two steps ahead of them in her questioning.

  2. Meghan McCain:

    You're talking about Donald Trump supporters, comparing them to Nazis in Nuremberg, that sounds extreme to me as well, when Democrats come on here and wax poetic about extremism -- I'm not saying Donald Trump isn't doing it, but you're calling everybody who was in North Carolina rally a Nazi.

  3. Jonathan Zimmerman:

    What happened to Amy Wax can happen to you. There is nothing stopping anyone from coming after you. If you say something deemed unacceptable, with public shaming and unreasoned condemnation, once you are labeled a hater, a xenophobe, a racist, or a white supremacist, that label will stick and nothing else will matter in this internet age. is there any achievement gap among law students?

  4. Seth Schwartz:

    It's not a bad thing to have wax in your ears. Everybody does and should. It's more of an issue when it becomes too much.

  5. Benjamin Franklin:

    If your head is wax, don't walk in the sun.

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