Definition of


  1. (adj, pert) made of or covered with wax
    careful, the floor is waxy
  2. (adj, all) easily impressed or influenced
    an impressionable age
    a waxy mind
  3. (adj, all) capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking
    a pliant young tree
  4. (adj, all) having the paleness of wax
    the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him
    a thin face with a waxy paleness

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Waxy

Derivations: wax, waxiness

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