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Meaning of WANING

Pronunciation:  w'eyning

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a gradual decrease in magnitude or extent; "the waning of his enthusiasm was obvious"; "the waxing and waning of the moon"
  2. [adj]  (of the moon) "after full moon comes the waning moon"
 

WANING is a 6 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Antonyms: waxing
 
 See Also: decrease, drop-off, lessening

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wan"ing\, n.
The act or process of waning, or decreasing.

      This earthly moon, the Church, hath fulls and wanings,
      and sometimes her eclipses.              --Bp. Hall.

 

 

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