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intr.v. wad·dled, wad·dling, wad·dles
1. To walk with short steps that tilt the body from side to side.
2. To walk heavily and clumsily with a pronounced sway.
A swaying gait: the waddle of ducks.

[Frequentative of wade.]

wad′dler n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.waddler - someone who walks with a waddling gaitwaddler - someone who walks with a waddling gait; "fat waddlers who walk like pigeons"
pedestrian, footer, walker - a person who travels by foot
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You see I am, by calling, a waddler in a world that favours those who spin, turn, roll, rotate, cycle, circle, revolve, tumble - and even dribble, if it is with a football.
When you think of a duck, you may imagine an all-white waddler begging for bread scraps at the local pond.
But sadly, the signs point to Ronaldinho being more lethargic waddler than lethal weapon, and Milan being left behind in Serie A again.
But when she needed to know about Newcastle United's 1984 promotion season, I could give her chapter and verse on Beardo, the Waddler and KK.
The last of the three pitch invaders - more a waddler than a streaker - looked dangerously similar to the hog roast.
The combination of Black culture, Southern charm and eligible men--particularly Brothers from one of the area's Naval bases makes Norfolk an attractive choice for Sisters, says Carletta Waddler, who has called the city home for 20 years.
Stone was invited on to the program alongside Harry Alford, President and CEO of the National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC); Carletta Waddler, CEO of Sustainable Training Services (STS), and Randall A.
The Waddler worked in a sausage factory and played nonleague football for Tow Law before finding his way into the full-time game to become one of England's finest exponents of the art of dribbling.
They include Evel Penguivel, Moon Waddler, and Peng A Tron.
The splay-footed Frenchman must be the fastest waddler in history.
By partnering with the National Black Chamber of Commerce, STS hopes to offer the resources necessary to create much needed training and job opportunities in the green construction industry in the Hampton Roads area and across the country," said Carletta Waddler, CEO of Sustainable Training Systems.
e Waddler played 191 times for Newcastle, scoring 52 goals, which is a grand record for a player never an orthodox striker.