A waterbird, especially one with long legs, that habitually wades; a wader.
More example sentences
- The animals eat the eggs of wading birds including dunlin, lapwing, redshank and snipe.
- The island also attracts a variety of wading birds such as herons and egrets and many songbirds.
- Raptors, colonial birds, shorebirds, wading birds, and waterfowl can all be found feeding and nesting on various islands in the Bay.