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WADDLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does waddle mean? 

WADDLE (noun)
  The noun WADDLE has 1 sense:

1. walking with short steps and the weight tilting from one foot to the other

  Familiarity information: WADDLE used as a noun is very rare.


WADDLE (verb)
  The verb WADDLE has 1 sense:

1. walk unsteadily

  Familiarity information: WADDLE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WADDLE (noun)


Sense 1waddle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Walking with short steps and the weight tilting from one foot to the other

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Context example:

ducks walk with a waddle

Hypernyms ("waddle" is a kind of...):

gait (a person's manner of walking)


WADDLE (verb)


Sense 1waddle [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Walk unsteadily

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

coggle; dodder; toddle; waddle; totter; paddle

Context example:

small children toddle

Hypernyms (to "waddle" is one way to...):

walk (use one's feet to advance; advance by steps)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s PP

Sentence example:

The children waddle to the playground


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