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Meaning of PUDDLE

Pronunciation:  'pudl

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  something resembling a pool of liquid; "he stood in a pool of light"; "his chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines"
  2. [n]  a small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid; "there were puddles of muddy water in the road after the rain"; "the body lay in a pool of blood"
  3. [n]  a mixture of wet clay and sand that can be used to line a pond and that is impervious to water when dry
  4. [v]  eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
  5. [v]  mix up or confuse; "He muddled the issues"
  6. [v]  make a puddle by splashing water
  7. [v]  make into a puddle; "puddled mire"
  8. [v]  mess around, as in a liquid or paste; "The children are having fun puddling in paint"
  9. [v]  work a wet mixture, such as concrete or mud
  10. [v]  dip into mud before planting, of young plants
  11. [v]  subject to puddling, as of iron; form by puddling, as of metal
  12. [v]  wade or dabble in a puddle, as of ducks or geese

PUDDLE is a 6 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: addle, make, make water, micturate, muddle, muddle, pass water, pee, pee-pee, piddle, piss, pool, pool, relieve oneself, spend a penny, take a leak, urinate, wee, wee-wee
 See Also: billabong, body of water, bundle, compact, confuse, covering material, egest, eliminate, excrete, forge, form, jumble, mess around, mix up, mold, monkey, monkey around, mould, muck about, muck around, mud puddle, pack, pass, place, plant, plash, potter, putter, rile, roil, set, shape, spatter, splash, splatter, splosh, spot, stale, swash, tinker, topographic point, wad, wade, water, wet, work



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Pud"dle\, n. [OE. podel; cf. LG. pudel, Ir. & Gael. plod
    1. A small quantity of dirty standing water; a muddy plash; a
       small pool. --Spenser.
    2. Clay, or a mixture of clay and sand, kneaded or worked,
       when wet, to render it impervious to water.
    {Puddle poet}, a low or worthless poet. [R.] --Fuller.
  2. \Pud"dle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Puddled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    1. To make foul or muddy; to pollute with dirt; to mix dirt
       with (water).
             Some unhatched practice . . . Hath puddled his clear
             spirit.                               --Shak.
       (a) To make dense or close, as clay or loam, by working
           when wet, so as to render impervious to water.
       (b) To make impervious to liquids by means of puddle; to
           apply puddle to.
    3. To subject to the process of puddling, as iron, so as to
       convert it from the condition of cast iron to that of
       wrought iron. --Ure.
    {Puddled steel}, steel made directly from cast iron by a
       modification of the puddling process.
  3. \Pud"dle\, v. i.
    To make a dirty stir. [Obs.] --R. Junius.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a puddle in your dream, represents feelings that have been downplayed and overlooked. Although these feelings may be minor, it is still worth addressing before it threatens to explode unexpectedly.