wading pool

noun

: a shallow pool of portable or permanent construction used by children for wading

Examples of wading pool in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On weekends, there are parties in their walled garden, with its wading pool and beds of dahlias and roses, or excursions to their nearby lake house. Giles Harvey, New York Times, 19 Dec. 2023 The penthouse suite will also offer a private wading pool on the terrace and a private area dedicated to in-suite spa treatments. Jessica Puckett, Condé Nast Traveler, 2 Oct. 2023 See all Example Sentences for wading pool 

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Word History

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wading pool was in 1921

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“Wading pool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wading%20pool. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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