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English definition of “wax and wane”

wax and wane

to grow stronger and then weaker again: His commitment to democracy and free markets has waxed and waned with his political fortunes.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of wax and wane from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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