Inflated floats that may be fixed to the arms of someone learning to swim to give increased buoyancy.
More example sentences
- Floatation devices such as water wings and inflatable rings are extremely popular with children, but it should always be remembered that these are not life saving devices.
- Later, they start throwing the balls at the ‘big kids,’ who have somehow managed to fit the tiny water wings on their arms and legs.
- The three adults who were there for repetitive lengths rather than jumping about in water wings had organised themselves into the farside.
Definition of water wings in:
- The US English dictionary