Definition of wading pool in English:

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wading pool

Pronunciation: /ˈwādiNG ˌpo͞ol/


North American
A shallow artificial pool for children to paddle in.
Example sentences
  • When the class was done I went down to the wading pool where the kids end their session.
  • The only other thing you'll need is a wading pool or a sprinkler for little ones who want to cool down.
  • She collapsed into bed and then the kids demanded that their new wading pool be blown up for them.

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Syllabification: wad·ing pool

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