Wang tooth, a cheek tooth; a molar. [Obs.] Chaucer.

(Wang) n. See Whang. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]

(Wan"gan) n. [American Indian.] A boat for conveying provisions, tools, etc.; — so called by Maine lumbermen. [Written also wangun.] Bartlett.

(Wang"er) n. [AS. wangere. See 1st Wang.] A pillow for the cheek; a pillow. [Obs. & R.]

His bright helm was his wanger.

Wandy to War

(Wand"y) a. Long and flexible, like a wand. [Prov. Eng.] Brockett.

(Wane) v. i. [imp. & p. p. Waned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Waning.] [OE. wanien, AS. wanian, wonian, from wan, won, deficient, wanting; akin to D. wan-, G. wahnsinn, insanity, OHG. wan, wana-, lacking, wann to lessen, Icel. vanr lacking, Goth. vans; cf. Gr. bereaved, Skr. na wanting, inferior. . Cf. Want lack, and Wanton.]

1. To be diminished; to decrease; — contrasted with wax, and especially applied to the illuminated part of the moon.

Like the moon, aye wax ye and wane.
Waning moons their settled periods keep.

2. To decline; to fail; to sink.

You saw but sorrow in its waning form.

Land and trade ever will wax and wane together.
Sir J. Child.

(Wane), v. t. To cause to decrease. [Obs.] B. Jonson.

(Wane), n.

1. The decrease of the illuminated part of the moon to the eye of a spectator.

2. Decline; failure; diminution; decrease; declension.

An age in which the church is in its wane.

Though the year be on the wane.

3. An inequality in a board. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell.

(Wan"ey) n. A sharp or uneven edge on a board that is cut from a log not perfectly squared, or that is made in the process of squaring. See Wany, a.

(Wang) n. [OE. wange, AS. wange, wonge, cheek, jaw; akin to D. wang, OS. & OHG. wanga, G. wange.]

1. The jaw, jawbone, or cheek bone. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]

So work aye the wangs in his head.

2. A slap; a blow. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell.

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