How to Pronounce wade?

Correct pronunciation for the word "wade" is [wˈe͡ɪd], [wˈe‍ɪd], [w_ˈeɪ_d].

"Wade" in context

Wade is the name given to a form of aquatic transport specific to England that has been in use for centuries. It is typically a shallow, man-made channel leading through a wetland or shallow body of water that is used for the purpose of draining or carrying goods and people. The name originates from the Old English term wadan, meaning to go or to pass through.

Wades were commonly used around the twelfth century to help facilitate transportation, fishing and farming. They were especially important on the extremely marshy landscapes of the Fens.

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