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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Waters, Ethel Watersnoun

    United States actress and singer (1896-1977)

  2. amniotic fluid, amnionic fluid, watersnoun

    the serous fluid in which the embryo is suspended inside the amnion

    "before a woman gives birth her waters break"


  1. watersnoun

    Plural form of water.


  1. waters

    Waters, in a broad sense, refers to the liquid that descends from the clouds as rain, forms streams, lakes, and seas, is present in the bodies of living organisms, and is important for supporting life on earth. It is a compound of hydrogen and oxygen, and is vital for all known forms of life. The term can also refer to large bodies of water such as seas, oceans, lakes or rivers.

Editors Contribution

  1. watersnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word water.

    Like a bridge over joyful waters is the lyrics we would gratefully choose to use.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 30, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Waters is ranked #491 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Waters surname appeared 67,929 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 23 would have the surname Waters.

    73.3% or 49,853 total occurrences were White.
    20.6% or 14,048 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 1,624 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 1,447 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 577 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 380 total occurrences were Asian.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WATERS' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4108

Anagrams for WATERS »

  1. rawest

  2. waster

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of WATERS in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of WATERS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of WATERS in a Sentence

  1. Rooma Mehra:

    Stagnant waters are death..change is movement..movement is life..

  2. Alex Murdaugh:

    Prosecutor Creighton Waters’s not what these( financial) records reflect. They reflect an insatiable desire for money and a hamster wheel that’s going on for a long time.

  3. Heraclitus of Ephesus:

    You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.

  4. Gaza Sweden:

    Ship to Gaza Sweden protest against this flagrant abuse of the freedom of navigation, israel's repeated acts of piracy in international waters are worrying signs that the occupation and blockade policy extends to the entire eastern Mediterranean.

  5. Don Lemon:

    Maxine Waters is not the issue here.

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