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    1. wrought iron runners, closed against the light of real wax candles guttering on stone

    2. Without unfolding the message, I stuffed it into my trouser pocket, and then, frantically, I rubbed the mirror down with my towel, smearing a thin layer of wax everywhere

    3. Wax: In general, it shows weakness of character

    4. On every door a faceplate rusted on wrought iron runners, closed against the light of real wax candles guttering on stone ledges set into the walls

    5. ‘I enjoyed helping Alastair wash the cars this morning,’ He commented conversationally, ‘He showed me how to wax them properly

    6. 12And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold

    7. and sealed with red wax

    8. written on paper and sealed with wax, which was regarded as the only

    9. pressed into the wax seal seemed to glow with

    10. As he did the wax seal cracked and some

    11. Gnomes lit with candles rather than bioluminescent panels and the smoke and smell of old wax or even grease, mixed with moldy paper dust, their own personal odors and the residual odors of a cuisine heavy in fried wevn, kvarit and mushroom, never left the passages

    12. He removed the cover over the hole in the ground and fitted a slim wax ring on top of it, then set the pump shaft neatly onto the rim plate protruding from the hole, and bolted the connection together

    13. Wait in the queue to buy a ticket … read the list of possible permutations – wash and wax, wash and soft wax (?), multi-colour foam and undercar scrub … a bit technical for me … only want a cleaner car

    14. was as still as a likeness in a wax museum, but Roman was sure that if even one

    15. She already felt like a slave driver, even if the others decided what needed to be done by themselves most the time, there were still her suggestions – like removing the old wax

    16. "Won't that make it hard to keep the floor shiny? I mean, wouldn't it be better if we remove the old wax first?” Why hadn't she just kept her mouth shout, she never thought they’d take it to the point of sanding the floors – she figured they’d just chemically strip them

    17. He pushed his finger into the small mound of melted wax

    18. real market left is for the wax

    19. The Greek hero Ulysses, was told by the sorceress Circe*, to put wax in the ears of his crew so that they could not hear the song of the Sirens

    20. To escape, Daedalus built wings for himself and Icarus, fashioned with feathers held together with wax

    21. Flying too close to the sun, the wax holding together his wings melted from the heat and he fell to his death, drowning in the sea

    22. "Its bee's wax we needed you nincompoop" she yelled as she pushed the broom towards his middle regions

    23. The hushed chorus of threats would wax and wane

    24. Wax sticks as coloring

    25. It was a thin sleeve of parchment, wrapped with wax paper and the outside covered in illegible scribbles and half-formed words

    26. He carefully opened the wax paper sleeve and retrieved the piece of parchment it contained, all of it crinkling loudly in his hands

    27. This has been confirmed by tests, which were conducted on fossilised tree wax or amber that had trapped air bubbles in it, where it was found that the air, contained in these bubbles, had about 50% additional oxygen in its composition

    28. A liquid wax called spermaceti was removed from the whale’s head where it was later made into

    29. Furthermore, spermaceti wax was harder than both

    30. Historians note that the first “standard candles” were made from spermaceti wax

    31. He depends on the old liberal mantra that times have changed, and since our Founders could not know about the advancements of the present era, the Constitution must remain pliable or, as Thomas Jefferson warned in 1819, „…a mere thing of wax in the hands of the judiciary which they may twist and shape into any form they please

    32. “Lift up your eyes to the , and look upon the beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall wax old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my

    33. Put back on the wax paper lined cookie sheet and refrigerate 2 hours

    34. When candy is firm, use wax paper to lift candy out of pan

    35. Line tray with wax paper

    36. Place pretzels on wax paper

    37. Mix quickly to coat Dip out tablespoons onto wax paper

    38. Place on wax paper until set

    39. Line several trays or cookie sheets with wax paper

    40. Roll in topping if desired, and lay on wax paper

    41. Line one 8 or 9 inch square pan with wax paper

    42. Spread into wax paper 8 or 9-inch square pan

    43. Quickly drop from a teaspoon onto wax paper; cool

    44. Drop the mixture by spoonfuls onto wax paper, let cool

    45. Line a cookie sheet with wax paper

    46. Spray the wax paper with cooking spray

    47. Spread the mixture onto wax paper and cool

    48. Roll into egg shapes and put on wax paper to "dry" for a little

    49. Place on wax paper to cool

    50. with wax paper and place in the refrigerator for about 10 minutes

    1. standing perfectly still, waxed and pallid,

    2. They are heavy waxed cotton but should do the trick

    3. Even at Lucy’s tender age the seeds of cynicism had begun to take root, especially now that hope seemed so far away, and she mentally went “whatever” as the DJ waxed lyrically about the new voice on the block

    4. The imagination of people have waxed into

    5. 15For this people's heart is waxed gross and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes

    6. DJ waxed lyrically about the new voice on the block

    7. You waxed a bit boastful of his sexual prowess I will admit, and everyone did hear you in the sleeps

    8. At least her figure was still okay … and she’d had her legs waxed last week

    9. By the looks of it he had also washed and waxed it

    10. Sheila, Jack’s sister, who was waxed out of her mind, went over to Roman

    11. He would have liked to have found that Kulai had waxed loquacious about what he was doing with the abHg synapsase

    12. across the tan waxed floor, bouncing off the staircase and racing toward the

    13. It was clean and recently waxed but without glass or lanterns, with plain upholstery and both doors

    14. Alfred waxed serious, speaking to himself as much as Elmore

    15. Nerissa lost count of the days, but the moon had waxed and

    16. He recalled the glossy waxed grey stone floors that today were dull, dingy and covered with leaves and branches

    17. danced on the beautiful waxed floors

    18. Dust surface with confectioners' sugar, and turn out onto a waxed paper lined surface

    19. While bonbons are freezing, line a cookie sheet or flat surface with waxed paper

    20. Place on waxed paper to dry

    21. Line a baking sheet with waxed paper

    22. Spoon small clumps of blueberries onto the waxed paper

    23. Dip each cherry in by its stem, and place on waxed paper lined sheets

    24. LINE baking sheets with waxed paper

    25. Allow the cookies to set up on waxed paper

    26. Dip pieces of candy in chocolate, and place on waxed paper until set

    27. Line baking sheets or trays with waxed paper

    28. Line a large bowl or serving plate with waxed paper

    29. Remove bark from the pan and carefully peel off waxed paper

    30. Drop by rounded spoonful’s onto waxed paper

    31. Slide the patty onto waxed paper -- you can use the fork to make a little swirl on the top to make it pretty

    32. Drop by spoonful’s onto waxed paper

    33. Store in refrigerator with waxed paper between layers

    34. Let cool on waxed paper

    35. Wrap individually in waxed paper, twisting the ends together, and store in an airtight container

    36. Stir in pecans and drop by spoonful’s onto waxed paper

    37. Grease 3 - 8x4 inch loaf pans and line them with parchment or waxed paper

    38. Dip apples in hot liquid and place on waxed paper to harden

    39. Quickly drop by heaping spoonful’s onto waxed paper or press into a 9x9 inch square pan lined with waxed paper

    40. Roll mixture into small balls, and place on waxed paper

    41. Let dry for about 2 hours on waxed paper, then freeze or refrigerate

    42. Drop mixture by teaspoons onto waxed paper

    43. Spoon nuts onto waxed paper, and immediately separate nuts with a fork

    44. Place balls on waxed paper to cool

    45. waxed paper and freeze about 2 hours

    46. For they seek to have Me, but only in accordance with their own way… For the heart of this people has waxed gross,

    47. Thus says The Lord: Itiswritten, “The heart of this people has waxed gross, their ears are very dull of hearing and their eyes they have shut; lest at any time they should see with their eyes and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and be fully converted

    48. They trooped out on the way to lunch next door, in the flashing train cars with The Imperial Eagle of the Czar and all the Russias painted upon its polished and waxed sides

    49. A continuous hint of rotting vegetation waxed and waned in the faint wisps of air, a fitting reminder of what happens to idle life

    50. Flight computer, log two bandits waxed

    1. 7 Mine eye is consumed because of grief; it waxes old because of all my enemies

    2. Could I get more body waxes and tans for the summer?

    3. 18 There is one who waxes rich by his wariness and pinching, and this his the portion of his reward,

    4. 17 All flesh waxes old as a garment, for the covenant from the beginning is, you shall die the death

    5. In general earning power will be strongest when the Moon waxes (grows larger) – this will be from the 1st to the 16th and on the 30th and 31st

    6. As the energy moves around the loop, it naturally waxes and wanes, passing through each form, that is de-motivation, a point of balance, self-motivation, resting, and so forth

    7. Earning power will be strongest from the 1st to the 8th and from the 24th to the 30th – as the Moon waxes

    8. Earning power is strongest from the 1st to the 6th and from the 22nd to the 30th as the Moon waxes

    9. The best time to start new projects is from the 24th onward – as the Moon waxes

    10. Every month, she waxes and wanes and will receive some positive or negative aspects

    11. The social magnetism will be strongest from the 1st to the 6th and from the 22nd onwards, as the Moon waxes

    12. Health and energy should be better from the 1st to the 14th as the Moon waxes

    13. 8 Then, as the people went down by the river to witness the baptizing, the first man came privately to Jesus about his inheritance inasmuch as he thought Jesus had dealt harshly with him; and when the Master had again heard him, he replied: "My son, why do you miss the opportunity to feed upon the bread of life on a day like this in order to indulge your covetous disposition? Do you not know that the Jewish laws of inheritance will be justly administered if you will go with your complaint to the court of the synagogue? Can you not see that my work has to do with making sure that you know about your heavenly inheritance? Have you not read the Scripture: `There is he who waxes rich by his wariness and much pinching, and this is the portion of his reward: Whereas he says, I have found rest and now shall be able to eat continually of my goods, yet he knows not what time shall bring upon him, and also that he must leave all these things to others when he dies

    14. Will power waxes and wanes, leaving us weak at some moments, and strong at others, and that makes us victims to

    15. Love? It waxes and wanes Hearts break Wives outlive Husbands

    16. As the embodied soul waxes from childhood to youth, then wanes to

    17. On one side of the salon was a cabinet filled with hair coloring waxes, hair sprays, brushes, combs, curlers, and blow dryers, and on another side was a cabinet overflowing with Heaven Scents perfumes, lotions, soaps and shower gels

    18. Think of its effects on the sea and its waves, and how it causes the sea to rise and fall as it waxes and wanes!

    19. She had a Brazilian wax today – she told me tonight that she loves getting Brazilian waxes

    20. Most lipsticks are based on a mixture of waxes, oils, and fatty alcohols, with pigments for coloring

    21. One product which many woman find useful for vaginal hair removal is a shield which covers the vagina when using razors, electric shavers, scissors, waxes, or depilatories

    22. It is only their dead motives, their evil intentions, their filthy goals, their hidden secret agendas and their hidden secret purposes that waxes and wanes… not their actual presence

    23. Illusion by chemical fits like a mask, stipulating recreation out of imagination; until the strap is cut and reality waxes and the wage of addiction is spent

    24. In a rapture of their own, their passion waxes, with his Poets

    25. Waxes are generally used as a coating over other finishes, rather than as a primary

    26. The world is flat and somehow waxes thin

    27. A car shampoo as well as car waxes can really improve the look of your car

    28. In thews and bulk, but, as this temple waxes,

    29. desk, the shoemaker waxes his thread,

    30. As the broadcast enters its second half hour, Reagan veers away from Vietnam and waxes poetic about the greatness of the United States

    31. The Enemy has found it, and now his power waxes; he sees our very thoughts, and all we do is ruinous

    32. How strong is the trend? Are there any warning signs that suggest it could turn? How far might it go? What should our expectations be when it does turn? How can we monitor the strength of the trend as it waxes and wanes, and gain some more insight into the relative buying and selling pressure behind the trend? These are all important questions, and they all can be addressed by some very simple analyses

    33. Perhaps Europe is forever a dark forest, and only Asia waxes healthy and teeming

    34. He watched the wastelands where the three witches fed their caldron and shaped the waxes

    35. They put Spender into a silver case with waxes and wines which were ten thousand years old, his hands folded on his chest

    36. "He waxes brave, but nevertheless obeys; most careful bravery that!" murmured Ahab, as Starbuck disappeared

    1. of the waxing moon are learning, drilling,

    2. On the second night, a night of a near full waxing moon with bright stars lighting up the dark sky, Adem and his friends visited the Chestnut Quarter of the city, a section of streets and laneways mostly made up of two- or three-story inns and taverns sometimes built right up next to one another without a laneway between

    3. We dismounted and walked around a large tree or bush—since it was quite dark with only a waxing moon to light the way, I couldn’t see anything well enough to distinguish it

    4. All the way back to camp, Theodore kept waxing eloquently about our host

    5. 78 (The Sun and Moon: the Waxing and Waning of the Moon)

    6. 11 And Abram the son of Terah was waxing great in those days in the house of Noah, and no man knew it, and the Lord was with him

    7. 11 And Abram the son of Terah was waxing great in those days in the house of Noah and no man knew it and the Lord was with him

    8. The moon was waxing crescent, and it’s faint light cast

    9. Initially, they start off full of self-motivation, then, as time goes by, a waxing and waning of de-motivation sets in

    10. You have some good financial days when the Moon is waning too, but they won’t be as good as the good financial days when the Moon is waxing

    11. Section 8 - The Waxing & Waning of Motivation

    12. Earning power will also be strong from the 1st to the 13th and from the 27th onwards – as the Moon is waxing

    13. They fully embrace periods of waxing and waning, resting and balance, and they accept the flux of the universe

    14. It takes time, though once aware of the waxing and waning, then like a storm cloud

    15. Earning power this month is strongest from the 1st to the 8th and from the 23rd onwards – as the Moon is waxing

    16. Peggotty pushed him towards the parlor where there was a round table of Cherrywood Elm that shone with years of waxing

    17. Waxing and tweezing can cause scarring or spots, especially for women with darker skin

    18. Tunka-tunka-tunka, this tiny sound seemed lost among the giant trees and yet grew louder; closer, waxing, waning, here, there… tunka-tunka-tunka-tunka

    19. For the most part, she was the type of woman that brought out the very best in old Peter, and while he thought of her, even memories such as the time his mother took a Polaroid of him waxing his carrot in the bathroom (to try to get him to quit that nasty habit) did little but to stir up fond laughter in him

    20. A cold, biting wind cut through the rows of stacked container boxes, as overhead a cloudless black sky served as the canvas for a million shining stars, along with a waxing crescent moon that provided little light for the two Beaumont deckhands

    21. “Think there could be trouble?” Stokes asked, waxing serious all the

    22. Section 9 - The Waxing And Waning of Fear

    23. It is also our understanding that all fears are a human dynamic of duality which are subject to the general principles of waxing and waning

    24. Can you see that when fear is grouped collectively, it weaves through, waxing and waning? In other words, and in the case of the roller coaster, fear does not dominate, but neither does excitement

    25. That is, and as mentioned before, consciousness itself is always in a sate of flux, going through the same stages of waxing and waning

    26. “I wouldn’t know,” Van Thorn said, waxing serious and watching

    27. As men and women continued coming to this little house, and we’d minister too many, the day began waxing into a dull gray as the sun had barely set, but the folks kept coming

    28. The floor of the office was covered with tiles that looked like marble, and the wooden panels on the wall had that deep lustre which only frequent waxing, polishing, and years of patina could bring about

    29. The strobe of muzzle flashes ignite angry scowls, waxing wroth beneath black helmets, but she can't hear their curses over the deafening hail

    30. It was a dynamic network of living family and friends with connection waxing and waning through time

    31. regal publicity teases the waxing expressions of humans race – recurrent nightmares in

    32. We all have some imbalances, even if they are just the result of the waxing and waning of the five elements within and around us throughout the day and night

    33. Wel the moon is waxing and the winds are blowing and that

    34. I nodded absently as I went about waxing her legs carefully but quickly

    35. But she pulled a stunt on me while I was at work, trying to do my job and she’s there fingering herself! What did she think I was going to do, pull down her underwear and go down on here right there on the waxing bed? And especially when she knows that you and I are together, why would she think I would just cheat on my girlfriend outside the society rules? Isn’t it bad enough that she’s some bored, unhappy rich wife who's cheating on her husband with women?!”

    36. I stopped waxing and leaned my hip against the bed

    37. because when the waxing Moon rolls

    38. “Of all the things you could have found wrong with me, that’s what you noticed? It’s called waxing, I don’t like pubic hair

    39. The vicar as he went on waxing warmer, more insistent, observed at least a dozen persons with guilt on every feature

    40. Werewolves could change whenever they wanted, but were at the mercy of the phases of the moon, their strength waxing and waning with it

    41. They're far too busy melting paraffin and waxing test ankles to

    42. When you are done waxing, unplug the iron,

    43. What are the differences between sugaring and waxing?

    44. The effects are less than with other hair removal methods such as tweezing, waxing or sugaring

    45. Unlike waxing or the use of depilatories, irritation and skin rashes are avoided as the top layer of dead skin is not stripped off in the process

    46. Waxing With Hair Inhibitors Is A Perfect Combination!

    47. Waxing removes hair by the root allowing a hair inhibitor to have maximum effect

    48. (Cold waxing is also known as Persian waxing)

    49. The waxing action does cause the skin to sting and many find a soothing skin healing cream to be helpful afterwards

    50. Users of Retin-A, Renova, Differin or Accutane are advised not to use waxing on the face as these medications tend to weaken the skin and tearing of the skin may occur when the wax is removed

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    Synonyms for "wax"

    wax climb mount rise full grow become increase swell enlarge extend lengthen dilate polish shine smooth

    "wax" definitions

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

    cover with wax

    go up or advance

    increase in phase