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Definition 1: easily impressed or influenced - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where waxy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an impressionable youngster
  • an impressionable age
  • a waxy mind

Synonyms for waxy in the sense of this definition

(waxy is similar to ...) readily exploited or tricked

"an easy victim" "an easy mark"

(waxy is similar to ...) capable or susceptible to being influenced by biased information

(waxy is similar to ...) capable of being influenced or formed

"the plastic minds of children" "a pliant nature"

(waxy is similar to ...) easily impressed emotionally

Definition 2: made of or covered with wax - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where waxy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • waxen candles
  • careful, the floor is waxy

Synonyms for waxy in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: having the paleness of wax - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where waxy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the poor face with the same awful waxen pallor
  • the soldier turned his waxlike features toward him
  • a thin face with a waxy paleness

Synonyms for waxy in the sense of this definition

(waxy is similar to ...) weak in color; not colorful

Definition 4: capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where waxy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a flexible wire
  • a pliant young tree

Synonyms for waxy in the sense of this definition

(waxy is similar to ...) able to flex; able to bend easily

"slim flexible birches"

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