1. [ adjective ] having the paleness of wax
Synonyms: waxy waxen

"the poor face with the same awful waxen pallor"- Bram Stoker "the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him" "a thin face with a waxy paleness"

Related terms: colorless
2. [ adjective ] resembling or covered with wax
Synonyms: ceraceous waxy

"as shiny as a waxy pippin" "the ceraceous surface of the leaves"

Related terms: smooth
Similar spelling:   wax_light