wading pool


Definition of wading pool 

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

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In Russia, cars are provided from a pool, and often officials, except the most important ones, have to make their own way back — a hardship that some have complained about privately, according to interviews with their colleagues. Tariq Panja, New York Times, "For FIFA Executives, World Cup Perks Survive a Scandal," 13 July 2018 From a pool of 15,000 national finalists, 2500 national winners — including 33 from Kentucky and 52 from Indiana – were chosen. Elaine Rooker Jack, The Courier-Journal, "11 students from Kentucky, Indiana win National Merit Scholarships," 6 July 2018 In Colombia, judges for the peace process were selected from a pool of more than 2,300 applicants and international parties have backed the appointment of women. Lucy Sherriff/bogota, Time, "Colombia Was Just Starting to Deliver Justice to Women. Will a New President Get in the Way?," 19 June 2018 Other eats Starting our meal was the verdure agro dulce ($13), a plate of yellow and purple cauliflower, romanesco, green beans, pine nuts and golden raisins sitting in a pool of a sweet vinegary sauce. Lauren Delgado, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Enzo's Hideaway offers Italian fare paired with prohibition-style cocktails," 14 July 2018 Justin Bieber also posted an Instagram photo of himself and his fiancée, Hailey Baldwin, making out in a pool. Meagan Fredette, refinery29.com, "Are Justin Bieber & Ariana Grande Trying To One-Up Each Other On PDA?," 14 July 2018 Investigators found Honable's body partially on the floor, a pocket inside out and his head on the couch in a pool of blood. Brooke A. Lewis, Houston Chronicle, "Murder trial begins for young woman who shot aspiring rapper in Cinco Ranch home," 12 July 2018 His wife Savannah posted an Instagram picture of him relaxing in a pool later in the day. Daniel O'boyle, latimes.com, "The pizza party celebrating LeBron James coming to L.A. goes on without him," 11 July 2018 Adorned with tiny blossoms, it is served in a flowered saucer in a pool of 7UP poured tableside by server/farm tour guide/student of agriculture Linh Thao Pham: Korean cooking meets French-style service. Devra First, BostonGlobe.com, "What’s on the menu at Falmouth’s Buffalo Jump? ‘Weird food that only weirdos like’," 11 July 2018

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1921, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of wading pool

: a shallow pool for children to play in

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