A lot of new projects are being deferred because of uncertainty, but as the downward spiral peters out the uncertainty will wane.
There is also statistical evidence to suggest that FGM may be on the wane.
Over time, such political divisiveness tends to wax and wane.
Whatever it is, there's no question that the time lapse between sin and time served in the political doghouse is on the wane.
On defense, Republican small government orthodoxy tends to wane.
There is appreciably less light every day; soon there will be none; but the good spirits do not wane with the light.
Religion, true spiritual religion was on the wane in England.
So I decree that if she wakes all night she shall wax and wane with its mistress, the moon.
It had made him apprehensive, and he wondered if his influence over her was on the wane.
We got ahead of the drushtvo, but as the light was beginning to wane the zaptieh called a halt, and we waited for them.
Old English wanian "make or become smaller gradually," from Proto-Germanic *wanojanan (cf. Old Saxon wanon, Old Norse vana, Old Frisian wania, Middle Dutch waenen, Old High German wanon "to wane, to grow less"), from *wano- "lacking," from PIE *we-no-, from root *eue- "to leave, abandon, give out" (see vain). Related: Waned; waning; wanes.