Definition Of wane
(of the moon) have a progressively smaller part of its visible surface illuminated, so that it appears to decrease in size.
Tory tried to see her reflection, but the moon was waning , the stars obscured by clouds.
the amount by which a plank or log is beveled or falls short of a squared shape.
Example Of wane
All the lands were grey and still; and ever the shadows deepened before them, and hope waned in every heart.
Any pups in the pack would show interest in the collar, however this interest would wane to none after 7-10 days.
As a result, the Commonwealth's powers have waxed and the residual ones of the states have waned .
But now that they are in a production mode, they can make commitments to purchase set amounts of waney lumber.
By the time the moon wanes and Ramadan begins, some of the young men we are searching for might be under a different night sky and under bombardment from American aircraft.