- One that polishes with or applies wax.
- One who smears or treats anything with wax, as in waxing floors or preparing waxed leather.
- In a sewing-machine, an attachment for applying a film of wax to the thread as it passes from the spool to the needle: used only on machines for sewing leather and heavy fabrics.
- A device used to apply <xref>wax</xref>.
- A person who applies <xref>wax</xref>.
- Something that <xref>waxes</xref> (grows larger as opposed to <xref>waning</xref>).