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Definition of Wade

Wade

  1. Woad.
  2. To go; to move forward.
  3. To walk in a substance that yields to the feet; to move, sinking at each step, as in water, mud, sand, etc.
  4. Hence, to move with difficulty or labor; to proceed /lowly among objects or circumstances that constantly /inder or embarrass; as, to wade through a dull book.
  5. To pass or cross by wading; as, he waded /he rivers and swamps.
  6. The act of wading.

Wade Quotations

It doesn't matter if the water is cold or warm if you're going to have to wade through it anyway.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, does the enlightened man dislike to wade into its waters.
Friedrich Nietzsche

By the time I was in high school, Roe v. Wade had passed, so that was also happening; girls were getting pregnant and getting abortions - and that happened in my school too.
Annette Bening

It depends on the situation. I mean, on one hand there's the argument that people should be left alone on the other hand, there's the argument to wade in a stop slaughters in places like Bosnia and Kosovo and what we probably should have done in Rwanda.
Jello Biafra

I think people really appreciate clever commercials, as do I. I think they're very entertaining. You just have to wade through all the garbage. That's one of the reasons people watch the Super Bowl. A lot of them watch it to see the commercials and not the actual game.
Kevin Nealon
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Wade Translations

wade in Dutch is waden, flodderen, plassen
wade in German is sich durcharbeiten
wade in Italian is sguazzare
wade in Spanish is vadear
wade in Swedish is vada