wader

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noun wad·er \ˈwā-dər\

Definition of wader

  1. 1 :  one that wades

  2. 2 :  shorebird; also :  wading bird

  3. 3 waders plural :  high waterproof boots or a one-piece waterproof garment usually consisting of pants with attached boots that are used for wading (as when fishing)

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First Known Use of wader

1673


WADER Defined for English Language Learners

wader

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Definition of wader for English Language Learners

  • waders : high waterproof boots or pants worn for walking or standing in deep water especially while fishing


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