wading pool

wade pool
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [weyd pool]
    • /weɪd pul/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [weyd pool]
    • /weɪd pul/

Definitions of wading pool words

  • noun wading pool a small, shallow pool for children to wade and play in. 1
  • countable noun wading pool A wading pool is a shallow artificial pool for children to play in. 0
  • noun wading pool a shallow artificial pool for children to play in 0
  • noun wading pool a shallow pool of water, esp. a small, portable unit in which small children can wade and play 0
  • noun wading pool a small shallow pool usually used by children to play in. 0

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Origin of wading pool

First appearance:

before 1920
One of the 12% newest English words
First recorded in 1920-25

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Parts of speech for Wading pool


wading pool popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 57% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

wading pool usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for wading pool

noun wading pool

  • lap pool — A swimming pool in the shape of a rectangle with narrow width and extended length, designed for swimming back and forth along the length in order to practice laps.
  • natatorium — a swimming pool, especially one that is indoors.

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