Definition of waxen:
livid, pallid, bloodless, impressible, colourless, bendable, lurid, ghostly, sallow, pale, blanched, unhealthy, sallow, pallid, waxlike, pliant, pasty, wan, whitish, sickly, bendable, colors, impressionable, colorless, pale, wax-covered, ashy, pliable, white, wan, cadaverous, waxy, ashen.
- "Doom of the House of Duryea", Earl Peirce.
- "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete", Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.
For in her dream she thought herself still kneeling before the waxen Image, while the terrors of the tempest were ever deepening about her,- raving of winds and booming of waters and a shaking of the land.- "Chita: A Memory of Last Island", Lafcadio Hearn.