toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

wane
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number) — especially the part of the moon that is visible
  • In the waning moonlight I saw Jem swing his feet to the floor.
    p. 74.9
waning = diminishing
There are no more uses of "wane" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia Article