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  1. wane
    IPA[wān]
  2. verb

  3. Variation

    • v.: verb: wane, 3rd person present: wanes, gerund or present participle: waning, past tense: waned, past participle: waned

    • noun

      the amount by which a plank or log is beveled or falls short of a squared shape:
    • verb

      (of the moon) have a progressively smaller part of its visible surface illuminated, so that it appears to decrease in size.

      (of a state or feeling) decrease in vigour or extent; become weaker:

    • noun

      the amount by which a plank or log is bevelled or falls short of a squared shape:
    • becoming weaker, less vigorous, or less extensive
    • undergo alternate increases and decreases
    • becoming weaker or less extensive
    • undergo alternate increases and decreases
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