waterlog

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verb wa·ter·log \ˈwȯ-tər-ˌlȯg, -ˌläg, ˈwä-\

Definition of waterlog

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make waterlogged

Examples of waterlog in a sentence

  1. the wood was too waterlogged by the downpour to be used for a fire

Origin and Etymology of waterlog

back-formation from waterlogged


First Known Use: 1759



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