paddling pool

noun

Definition of paddling pool

British
:a shallow pool for children to play in

Word by Word Definitions

paddle play paddling
  1. : to move the hands or feet about in shallow water

  2. : to use the hands or fingers in toying or caressing

  3. : toddle

  1. : a usually wooden implement that has a long handle and a broad flattened blade and that is used to propel and steer a small craft (such as a canoe)

  2. : an implement often with a short handle and a broad flat blade that is used for stirring, mixing, or hitting

  3. : a small usually numbered sign that is raised by a bidder at an auction to signal a bid

  1. : to go on or through water by or as if by means of a paddle or paddle wheel

  2. : to propel by a paddle

  3. : to transport in a paddled craft

pool play
  1. : a small and rather deep body of usually fresh water

  2. : a quiet place in a stream

  3. : a body of water forming above a dam

  1. : to form a pool

  2. : to accumulate or become static (as in the veins of a bodily part)

  1. : an aggregate stake to which each player of a game has contributed

  2. : all the money bet by a number of persons on a particular event

  3. : a game played on an English billiard table in which each of the players stakes a sum and the winner takes all

  1. : to combine (things, such as resources) in a common pool or effort


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