Pronunciation of Wade
/wˈe͡ɪd/, /wˈeɪd/, /w_ˈeɪ_d/
Synonyms for wade:
Sense 4 (noun)
plod, often through water (verb)
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Usage examples for wade:
- Calling on all the world to shake off the fetters of oppression, and wade through the blood of tyrants to freedom, he has been compelled to smother, in darkness and silence, the minds of his own bondmen, lest they too should hear and obey the summons, by putting the knife to his own throat. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
- " Yes, rather," returned Mr. Wade, a little indifferently, and in a voice meant to repulse the stranger, whose appearance did not impress him very favorably. - "The Lights and Shadows of Real Life", T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English.
- As he set her down he encountered Wade Turrentine's eye. - "Judith of the Cumberlands", Alice MacGowan.