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1. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses.

Synonyms

  • carbon paper
  • cellulose
  • manifold paper
  • crepe paper
  • india paper
  • wrapping paper
  • tissue paper
  • linen
  • construction paper
  • confetti
  • papyrus
  • manila
  • oilpaper
  • material
  • crepe
  • paper tape
  • carbon
  • manila paper
  • ticker tape
  • linen paper
  • tablet
  • filter paper
  • greaseproof paper
  • card
  • paper-mache
  • sheet of paper
  • cartridge paper
  • composition board
  • tissue
  • writing paper
  • litmus paper
  • transfer paper
  • sheet
  • computer paper
  • flypaper
  • chad
  • score paper
  • pad of paper
  • blotting paper
  • papier-mache
  • manilla
  • manilla paper
  • parchment
  • tracing paper
  • art paper
  • wallpaper
  • wax paper
  • cardboard
  • paper toweling
  • music paper
  • manifold
  • pad
  • rice paper
  • blotter
  • graph paper
  • piece of paper
  • roofing paper
  • tar paper
  • waste paper
  • blueprint paper
  • drawing paper
  • newsprint
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • dress
  • roughen
  • aperiodic
  • formal

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Wax Paper

  • mcpaper
  • scraper
  • graper
  • draper
  • vapor
  • taper
  • schaper
  • raper
  • lapre
  • kapor
  • caper

Example sentences of the word wax-paper


1. Noun Phrase
Place a sheet of wax paper on top of the paper towel.

2. Noun Phrase
Scoop the silly goo out of the cup and on to a sheet of wax paper.

3. Noun Phrase
Cut out a sheet of wax paper to fit the bottom of the shoebox.

4. Noun Phrase
Cover the work surface in wax paper.

2. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] an essay (especially one written as an assignment).

Synonyms

  • theme
  • term paper
  • essay
  • composition

Antonyms

  • mental
  • natural
  • decrease
  • single

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements.

Synonyms

  • rotogravure
  • newspaper headline
  • editorial
  • newspaper article
  • news story
  • cartoon strip
  • feature
  • funnies
  • headline
  • comic strip
  • strip
  • newspaper column
  • news article
  • news item
  • sheet
  • school newspaper
  • sports section
  • column
  • school paper
  • daily
  • gazette
  • press
  • public press
  • tabloid
  • feature article
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • unbodied
  • immateriality
  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a medium for written communication.

Synonyms

  • page

Antonyms

  • empty
  • natural object

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses.

Antonyms

  • insubstantiality

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] a business firm that publishes newspapers.

Synonyms

  • publishing house
  • newspaper publisher
  • publishing company
  • publisher
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • ride
  • please
  • praise
  • lack

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. paper

noun. ['ˈpeɪpɝ'] the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher.

Synonyms

  • product
  • newspaper

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff

Etymology

  • paper (Anglo-Norman)
  • papier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. wax

noun. ['ˈwæks'] any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water.

Synonyms

  • cerumen
  • vegetable wax
  • bayberry tallow
  • Japan tallow
  • ceresin
  • carnauba wax
  • floor wax
  • montan wax
  • gondang wax
  • lipoid
  • bayberry wax
  • paraffin
  • pisang wax
  • carnauba
  • spermaceti
  • Japan wax
  • lipide
  • paraffin scale
  • candelilla wax
  • fig wax
  • earwax
  • ski wax
  • shellac wax
  • beeswax
  • paraffin wax
  • scale wax
  • lipid

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • attend to
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • weaxan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wæx (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. wax

verb. ['ˈwæks'] cover with wax.

Synonyms

  • cover

Antonyms

  • natural depression
  • hop out

Etymology

  • weaxan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wæx (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. wax

verb. ['ˈwæks'] go up or advance.

Synonyms

  • mount
  • gain
  • increase
  • climb
  • rise
  • advance

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • stop
  • stay
  • drop out

Etymology

  • weaxan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wæx (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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