Definitions for waderˈweɪ dər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wad•erˈweɪ dər(n.)

  1. a person or thing that wades.

  2. wading bird.

    Category: Ornithology

  3. waders, high, waterproof boots or pants with attached boots, worn for wading while fishing, hunting, etc.

    Category: Clothing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wading bird, wader(noun)

    any of many long-legged birds that wade in water in search of food


  1. wader(Noun)

    One who wades.

  2. wader(Noun)

    A waterproof boot that comes up to the hip, used by fishermen, etc.

  3. wader(Noun)

    A long-legged bird associated with wetland or coastal environments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wader(noun)

    one who, or that which, wades

  2. Wader(noun)

    any long-legged bird that wades in the water in search of food, especially any species of limicoline or grallatorial birds; -- called also wading bird. See Illust. g, under Aves

Anagrams of wader

  1. wared

  2. dewar, Dewar

  3. Dewar

Translations for wader

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


any of several types of bird that wade in search of food.

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