Synonyms for wax

Synonyms for (noun) wax

Synonyms: wax

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

Similar words: lipid, lipide, lipoid

Definition: an oily organic compound insoluble in water but soluble in organic solvents; essential structural component of living cells (along with proteins and carbohydrates)

Synonyms for (verb) wax

Synonyms: climb, wax, mount, rise

Definition: go up or advance

Usage: Sales were climbing after prices were lowered

Similar words: increase

Definition: become bigger or greater in amount

Usage: The amount of work increased


Synonyms: full, wax

Definition: increase in phase

Usage: the moon is waxing

Similar words: increase

Definition: become bigger or greater in amount

Usage: The amount of work increased


Synonyms: wax

Definition: cover with wax

Usage: wax the car

Similar words: cover

Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered

Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers