The Collaborative International Dictionary
Wex \Wex\, v. t. & i.
To grow; to wax. [Obs.]
--Chaucer. ``Each wexing moon.''
Wex \Wex\, obs. imp. of Wex.
Wex \Wex\, n.
Wax. [Obs.] ``Yelwe as wex.''
n. (obsolete form of wax English) vb. (obsolete form of wax English)
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Usage examples of "wex".
Ee, where Jake meets a Trelian named Wex, who is seeking a local healer and spiritualist.
Except for Wex and Opaka, who watched the scans silently, they all spent a few useless moments guessing at what they were being checked for as more officers were waved toward them.
He glanced at Wex, deciding that a hurried introduction would have to do.
As soon as she walked away from the unlikely patrons, Wex shot a look in at Quark that suggested she might also like the taste of Ferengi flesh, and not in a nice way.
I found her last message to Sandor Wex, the only encrypted message sent off the ship during the time period you specified.
That should give Wex incentive enough to take the false file Mora stole and spend the next several months traveling across the galaxy to the middle of nowhere.
New York every couple of weeks and they were always glad to hightail it back to their house, which happened to be in the first tract of land that Wex Ambler had ever developed in Cleary.
KATJE was nowhere to be seen and it was Quentin Nightingale himself who this time admitted Wex ford to the Manor.
As soon as Shelby confirmed that she and Wex had gone bust, Leanne made a serious pass, which was promptly and gratefully completed.
They had a few other business dealings that took them to New York every couple of weeks and they were always glad to hightail it back to their house, which happened to be in the first tract of land that Wex Ambler had ever developed in Cleary.
HIgh time now gan it wex for Vna faire,To thinke of those her captiue Parents deare,And their forwasted kingdome to repaire:Whereto whenas they now approched neare,With hartie words her knight she gan to cheare,And in her modest manner thus bespake.
Forthwith he runnes with feigned faithfull hastVnto his guest, who after troublous sightsAnd dreames, gan now to take more sound repast,Whom suddenly he wakes with fearefull frights,As one aghast with feends or damned sprights,And to him cals, Rise rise vnhappy Swaine,That here wex old in sleepe, whiles wicked wightsHaue knit themselues in Venus shamefull chaine.
Has seen the Plaintive wexed and worrited by the children (for children they will ever be and you cannot expect them specially if of playful dispositions to be Methoozellers which you was not yourself).