Synonyms of wade
1 paddleDictionary • The boys were wading in the cold pool nearby.
paddle • The children were paddling in the stream.
splash • A lot of people were in the water, splashing about.
slop • A little cognac slopped over the edge of the glass.
PHRASAL VERBS:▷ wade in
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crossIf you cross something such as a room, a road, or an area of land or water, you move or travel to the other side of it. If you cross to a place, you move or travel over a room, road, or area of land or water in order to reach that place.
• She was partly to blame for failing to look as she crossed the road.
fordIf you ford a river or stream, you cross it without using a boat, usually at a shallow point.
• We forded the river.
• The children were paddling in the stream.
Thesaurus for wade from the Collins English Thesaurus
to walk with the feet immersed in (water, a stream, etc)
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