Idioms about wane
Origin of wane
OTHER WORDS FROM waneun·waned, adjective
Words nearby wane
How to use wane in a sentence
At their best, road races can still provide the in-person communal experience that was already on the wane before the pandemic accelerated the forces of alienation and digital cocooning.Will Major Marathons Actually Come Back This Fall?|Martin Fritz Huber|February 4, 2021|Outside Online
The idea of putting in eight hours a day, five days a week was already on the wane for many millennial and Gen Z workers, long before the arrival of Covid-19.‘People have had permission to experiment’: Pandemic expedites rethink on 9-to-5 work structures|Jessica Davies|November 23, 2020|Digiday
The waxing in those Wall Street staples as the results in consumer wane is what’s supporting JPMorgan in the crisis.How JPMorgan Chase is proceeding with extreme caution—and still making plenty of money|Shawn Tully|October 14, 2020|Fortune
Some might believe bureaucracy is on the wane, that it’s headed for the same fate as landline telephones or gas-powered cars.
The moon was a ribbon-thin waning crescent, and I found the vast dark, with no city lights, almost terrifying to take in.
Today, liberal Protestantism is on the wane, and optimistic postmillennialism along with it.
On defense, Republican small government orthodoxy tends to wane.Republicans Don’t Really Care About Reducing America’s Debt|Peter Beinart|October 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is also statistical evidence to suggest that FGM may be on the wane.
Until last night, the conventional wisdom in Washington was that the Tea Party was on the wane.
The South can block some things, but eventually even that power will wane.
Primo de Rivera, who believed the rebellion to be fast on the wane, shipped back to Spain 7,000 troops.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
But Mrs. Charmington was already on the wane, and as he had no wish to be her hero now he rather fought shy of her.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The moon was rising, its reddish disk somewhat diminished from being on the wane.Urania|Camille Flammarion
The one is religious, the other a civil power; the one may wane, the other rise.
The exchange of places was made, but after Fred had rowed for an hour or more his confidence also began to wane.
British Dictionary definitions for wane
Derived forms of wanewaney or wany, adjective
Word Origin for wane
Other Idioms and Phrases with wane
see wax and wane.