wading pool
noun Date: 1921 a shallow pool of portable or permanent construction used by children for wading

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wading pool — wading pools N COUNT A wading pool is a shallow artificial pool for children to play in. [AM] (in BRIT, use paddling pool) …   English dictionary

  • wading pool — ☆ wading pool n. a shallow pool of water, esp. a small, portable unit in which small children can wade and play …   English World dictionary

  • wading pool — noun a shallow pool for children • Hypernyms: ↑pool * * * noun, pl ⋯ pools [count] US : a shallow pool for children to play in called also (Brit) paddling pool * * * ˈwading pool [wading pool] …   Useful english dictionary

  • wading pool — UK [ˈweɪdɪŋ ˌpuːl] / US [ˈweɪdɪŋ ˌpul] noun [countable] Word forms wading pool : singular wading pool plural wading pools American a children s paddling pool …   English dictionary

  • wading pool — wad|ing pool [ˈweıdıŋ pu:l] n AmE a small pool filled with water that is not very deep, for small children to play in British Equivalent: paddling pool …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wading pool — wad|ing pool [ weıdıŋ ,pul ] noun count AMERICAN a pool for children with water that is not very deep …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • wading pool — a small, shallow pool for children to wade and play in. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • wading pool — noun N. Amer. a paddling pool …   English new terms dictionary

  • wading pool — noun (C) AmE a paddling pool …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • wading — adjective a) Appropriate to wade in. The pool is too small for doing laps, its only a wading pool. b) Which wades Flamingos are wading birds …   Wiktionary

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