waders

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n waders waterproof hip boots (sometimes extending to the chest) worn by anglers
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Usage

In literature:

He was bareheaded, dressed in a white sweater, and waders which reached his waist.
"A Girl Of The Limberlost" by Gene Stratton Porter
At the well we started on foot, Mr. Porter in kneeboots, I in waist-high waders.
"At the Foot of the Rainbow" by Gene Stratton-Porter
I especially want to know how this is in the case of birds like herons and waders, which stalk in the mud.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin" by Charles Darwin
There is one lizard and two waders, namely, a snipe and curlew.
"A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World" by Charles Darwin
In the same slow, reflective manner, the fisherman unbuttoned the straps of his waders at the thigh, and sat down to unlace his brogues.
"Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories" by Henry Seton Merriman
Grace of habit and the bright beauty of its long blue spikes of ragged flowers above rich, glossy leaves give a charm to this vigorous wader.
"Wild Flowers Worth Knowing" by Neltje Blanchan
It was a likely spot for "waders," and would be worth a visit.
"A Florida Sketch-Book" by Bradford Torrey
By means of his rubber-soled waders he had come upon her noiselessly.
"Big Timber" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
Excellent advice; but in the present state of the country, unless one wears waders, extremely difficult to follow.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 156, Feb. 5, 1919" by Various
It was that cautious wader but inexperienced swimmer, the Listening Crane.
"The Grandissimes" by George Washington Cable
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In news:

Put your waders and gatekeeper's hat on.
Put your waders and gatekeeper 's hat on.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Jenison High School freshmen Keaton Spielmaker eagerly donned his waders and boots, entered the Grand River and released two cups of the Chinook salmon he and his biology classmates raised from eggs.
Dennis Anderson put on the waders in search of bass.
Pull on a pair of waders, grab a bait-casting reel and.
The legislature's Natural Resources Committee hosted a hearing Tuesday on a bill that could lead to a ban on felt- soled waders in Maine.
Home: Gear News: Orvis Introduces Silver Sonic Waders and Helios 2 Fly Rods.
Last week's caption contest for a pair of Redington Sonic-Pro Wader pants proved to be one of our most popular yet in terms of participation, with 355 entries.
Brain, send me an email to tim@anglingtrade.com with your wader size and I'll get them sent right out.
The Redington Sonic-Pro Zip Front Waders proved extremely tough and offer a waterproof zip – so you don't have to shed layers when in the bushes.
No other North American wader has that combination.
Felt-soled Waders May Be Banned In Maine Waters.
Look for guys in hip waders .
I got my grandson, Landon new waders for his 3rd birthday in December 2010.
Never wear hip waders in a small boat .
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