wader

wader
wader NOUN 1) a sandpiper, plover, or other wading bird. 2) (waders) high waterproof boots, used by anglers.

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  • Wader — Wader,   Hannes, Liedermacher, * Bielefeld 23. 6. 1942; wurde nach 1963 mit eigenen Liedern auf den Chanson Folklore Festivals auf der Burg Waldeck bekannt. Seit etwa 1975 interpretiert er traditionelle Volkslieder, auch auf Plattdeutsch, sowie… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Wader — Wad er, n. 1. One who, or that which, wades. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Any long legged bird that wades in the water in search of food, especially any species of limicoline or grallatorial birds; called also {wading bird}. See Illust. g, under… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wader — Wader, in Graubünden s.v.w. Gletscher …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • wader — [wā′dər] n. 1. a person or thing that wades 2. any bird that wades in marshes, lakes, etc. 3. a) [pl.] high waterproof boots ☆ b) [usually pl.] waterproof overalls with bootlike parts for the feet, worn as by fishermen for wading in deep water …   English World dictionary

  • Wader — Hannes Wader, 2004 Hannes Wader (* 23. Juni 1942 in Hoberge Uerentrup/Bielefeld, Nordrhein Westfalen als Hans Eckard Wader) ist ein Musiker und Liedermacher. Er gilt neben Reinhard Mey, Konstantin Wecker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wader — This article is about a group of birds. For the waterproof hip boots or fishing trousers, see Waders (footwear). Waders Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla) Scientific classificati …   Wikipedia

  • wader — UK [ˈweɪdə(r)] / US [ˈweɪdər] noun Word forms wader : singular wader plural waders 1) waders [plural] rubber boots or a combination of trousers and rubber boots that people wear when they stand in water to fish 2) [countable] a wading bird …   English dictionary

  • wader — [[t]we͟ɪdə(r)[/t]] waders 1) N COUNT A wader is a bird with long legs and a long neck, which lives near water and feeds on fish. There are several different kinds of waders. 2) N COUNT: usu pl Waders are long rubber boots which cover all of the… …   English dictionary

  • Wader Study Group Bulletin — Pays  Royaume Uni Langue anglais Périodicité Trimestrielle Genre revue scientifique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • wader — noun Date: 1673 1. one that wades 2. shorebird; also wading bird 3. plural high waterproof boots or a one piece waterproof garment usually consisting of pants with attached boots that are used for wading (as when fishing) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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