Thesaurus

waterproof

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of waterproof

  1. made of or treated with material that does not allow water to penetrate <luckily, my backpack is waterproof, so my clothes didn't get wet> Synonyms leakproof, waterproofed Related Words rainproof; water-repellent, water-resistant; staunch (also stanch), watertight; nonabsorbent, nonporous; weatherproof Near Antonyms absorbent, porous; leaky


waterproof

noun, chiefly British

Synonyms and Antonyms of waterproof

  1. a coat made of water-resistant material <remember your waterproof if you're walking around London in the winter> Synonyms mac (or mack) [British], mackintosh (also macintosh) [chiefly British], oilskin, slicker, raincoat [chiefly British]Related Words rain gear, rainwear; poncho, sou'wester, trench, trench coat



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up waterproof? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • alphabet-magnets
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ