Definition of "wade" [wade]

  • (verb-intransitive) To walk in or through water or something else that similarly impedes normal movement.
  • (verb-intransitive) To make one's way arduously: waded through a boring report.
  • (verb-transitive) To cross or pass through (water, for example) with difficulty: wade a swift creek.
  • (noun) The act or an instance of wading.
  • (phrasal-verb) in To plunge into, begin, or attack resolutely and energetically: waded into the task.
  • (verb) to walk with the feet immersed in (water, a stream, etc)
  • (verb) to proceed with difficulty
  • (verb) to attack energetically
  • (noun) the act or an instance of wading

Use "wade" in a sentence

  • "I do agree that Roe v. wade is a hard decision to defend."
  • "If roe v. wade is overturned, no more republicans … sounds good to me."
  • "Aside from the disaster of overturning roe v wade, which is a very likely scenario if McCain wins and appoints an anti-choice judge, I think obama is more likely to appoint a justice who might actually be representative of a slice of america not presently represented on the court."

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