Definitions for waning
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a gradual decrease in magnitude or extent
"the waning of his enthusiasm was obvious"; "the waxing and waning of the moon"
(of the Moon) pertaining to the period during which the visible surface of the moon decreases
"after full moon comes the waning moon"
The fact or act of becoming less or less intense.
the waning of her energy
The fact or act of becoming smaller.
the waning of the moon
Becoming weaker or smaller.
his waning strength
Especially of the lunar phase as it shrinks when viewed from the Earth.
the waning moon
Origin: From wane + -ing.
the act or process of waning, or decreasing
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When you have waning demand hitting at the same time (as the stock market uncertainty), it just makes that industry that much more difficult.
The tape is news sensitive, the overall feel is that headline risk is waning and adding to the belief the risk-on mindset is justified, we've had strong follow through with an overall better feeling about the geopolitical situation.
If the TTIP project fails I think that will send a really dismaying message about Europe's waning importance in world affairs, we should not pretend that that will have anything other than a damaging impact both economically and diplomatically.
Sport in the sense of a mass-spectacle, with death to add to the underlying excitement, comes into existence when a population has been drilled and regimented and depressed to such an extent that it needs at least a vicarious participation in difficult feats of strength or skill or heroism in order to sustain its waning life-sense.
We are managing to foil plans by the organizations, the terrorist groups like Hamas and Islamic Jihad, to carry out attacks. If it were up to them, there would be suicide bombings and gun attacks here every day, the fact that we are succeeding lends salience to the attempted stabbing or car-ramming attacks. We will also prevail over this phenomenon, I say, but this is a process that takes time. Statistically, we see a waning of this.
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