- a person or thing that wades
- any bird that wades in marshes, lakes, etc.
- [pl.] high waterproof boots
- [usually pl.] waterproof overalls with bootlike parts for the feet, worn as by fishermen for wading in deep water
- See wading bird.
- waders Waterproof hip boots or pants extending above the waist and supported by suspenders, worn especially while fishing.