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wad·dle

waddle

 
 
pronunciation:
wa dl
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: waddles, waddling, waddled
definition: to walk using short steps while rocking from side to side.
The duck waddled into the pond.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a way of walking while rocking from side to side.
He has a waddle we can recognize from far away.
derivations: waddly (adj.), waddlingly (adv.), waddler (n.)