Definition of waxen in English:
1Having a smooth, pale, translucent surface or appearance like that of wax: a canopy of waxen, creamy blooms
More example sentences
- His face was nearly colorless, his skin pale and waxen.
- The blossoms upon the lilac tree looked waxen in the pale light and filled the air with heavenly fragrance.
- The body was waxen and pale, grained like the ancient bark of an oak after rain.