waterslide

noun wa·ter·slide \ ˈwȯ-tər-ˌslīd , ˈwä- \
|Updated on: 13 Jun 2018

Definition of waterslide

: a continuously wetted chute (as at an amusement park) down which people slide into a pool

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First Known Use of waterslide

1889

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Definition of waterslide for English Language Learners

  • : a large slide usually at an amusement park that has water running down it and that is used for sliding down into a swimming pool


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