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wa·ter·proof

 (wô′tər-pro͞of′, wŏt′ər-)
adj.
1. Impervious to or unaffected by water.
2. Made of or coated or treated with rubber, plastic, or a sealing agent to prevent penetration by water.
n.
1. A material or fabric that is impervious to water.
2. Chiefly British A raincoat or other such outer garment.
tr.v. wa·ter·proofed, wa·ter·proof·ing, wa·ter·proofs
To make impervious to water.
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waterproof

(ˈwɔːtəˌpruːf)
adj
not penetrable by water. Compare water-repellent, water-resistant
n
(Clothing & Fashion) chiefly Brit a waterproof garment, esp a raincoat
vb (tr)
(Textiles) to make (a fabric, item of clothing, etc) waterproof
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wa•ter•proof

(ˈwɔ tərˌpruf, ˈwɒt ər-)

adj.
1. impervious to water.
2. rendered impervious to water by some special process, as coating with rubber.
n.
3. Chiefly Brit. a raincoat or other outer coat impervious to water.
4. any fabric specially processed to be impervious to water.
v.t.
5. to make waterproof.
[1730–40]
wa′ter•proof`er, n.
wa′ter•proof`ness, n.
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waterproof


Past participle: waterproofed
Gerund: waterproofing

Imperative
waterproof
waterproof
Present
I waterproof
you waterproof
he/she/it waterproofs
we waterproof
you waterproof
they waterproof
Preterite
I waterproofed
you waterproofed
he/she/it waterproofed
we waterproofed
you waterproofed
they waterproofed
Present Continuous
I am waterproofing
you are waterproofing
he/she/it is waterproofing
we are waterproofing
you are waterproofing
they are waterproofing
Present Perfect
I have waterproofed
you have waterproofed
he/she/it has waterproofed
we have waterproofed
you have waterproofed
they have waterproofed
Past Continuous
I was waterproofing
you were waterproofing
he/she/it was waterproofing
we were waterproofing
you were waterproofing
they were waterproofing
Past Perfect
I had waterproofed
you had waterproofed
he/she/it had waterproofed
we had waterproofed
you had waterproofed
they had waterproofed
Future
I will waterproof
you will waterproof
he/she/it will waterproof
we will waterproof
you will waterproof
they will waterproof
Future Perfect
I will have waterproofed
you will have waterproofed
he/she/it will have waterproofed
we will have waterproofed
you will have waterproofed
they will have waterproofed
Future Continuous
I will be waterproofing
you will be waterproofing
he/she/it will be waterproofing
we will be waterproofing
you will be waterproofing
they will be waterproofing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been waterproofing
you have been waterproofing
he/she/it has been waterproofing
we have been waterproofing
you have been waterproofing
they have been waterproofing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been waterproofing
you will have been waterproofing
he/she/it will have been waterproofing
we will have been waterproofing
you will have been waterproofing
they will have been waterproofing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been waterproofing
you had been waterproofing
he/she/it had been waterproofing
we had been waterproofing
you had been waterproofing
they had been waterproofing
Conditional
I would waterproof
you would waterproof
he/she/it would waterproof
we would waterproof
you would waterproof
they would waterproof
Past Conditional
I would have waterproofed
you would have waterproofed
he/she/it would have waterproofed
we would have waterproofed
you would have waterproofed
they would have waterproofed
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.waterproof - any fabric impervious to waterwaterproof - any fabric impervious to water  
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
2.waterproof - a water-resistant coatwaterproof - a water-resistant coat    
Burberry - a lightweight belted raincoat typically made of tan gabardine with a distinctive tartan lining; named for the original manufacturer
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
mac, mack, mackintosh, macintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
trench coat - a military style raincoat; belted with deep pockets
Verb1.waterproof - make watertightwaterproof - make watertight; "Waterproof the coat"
seal, seal off - make tight; secure against leakage; "seal the windows"
Adj.1.waterproof - not permitting the passage of waterwaterproof - not permitting the passage of water
tight - of such close construction as to be impermeable; "a tight roof"; "warm in our tight little house"
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waterproof

noun
1. raincoat, mac (Brit. informal), anorak, mackintosh, oilskin, cagoule, sou'wester Put on your waterproof, it's raining!
plural noun
1. oilskins, oilies (informal) He was wearing waterproofs over his clothes.
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Translations
صامِد للماء، مَسيك، مُقاوِم للماءمِعْطَف مُقاوِم لتَسَرُّب الماءمُقَاوِمٌ لِلمِياهيَجْعَل المادَّه مُقاوِمَه للماء
vodotěsný
vandtætimprægnereregntøj
vedenpitävävesitiivisvesitiivistääkosteussuojatatiivistää
vodootporan
vízhatlanít
gera vatnsòéttregnfrakkivatnsheldur
防水の
방수의
impregnovať
nepremočljiv
vattentät
ที่กันน้ำได้
su geçirmezsu geçirmez giysisu geçirmez hale getirmek
không thấm nước

waterproof

[ˈwɔːtəpruːf]
A. ADJ [material] → impermeable; [watch, torch] → sumergible; [mascara, sunscreen, glue] → resistente al agua
B. N (Brit) → impermeable m
C. VTimpermeabilizar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

waterproof

[ˈwɔːtərpruːf] adj (= material, watch) → étanche (= clothing, groundsheet) → imperméable
Is this jacket waterproof? → Ce blouson est-il imperméable?
a waterproof watch → une montre étanchewater rat nrat m d'eauwater rates nplprix m de l'eauwater-repellent [ˌwɔːtərrɪˈzɪstənt] adjhydrofugewater-resistant [ˌwɔːtərrɪˈpɛlənt] adj [material] → résistant(e) à l'eau
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

waterproof

[ˈwɔːtəˌpruːf]
1. adjimpermeabile
2. nimpermeabile m
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water

(ˈwoːtə) noun
a colourless, transparent liquid compound of hydrogen and oxygen, having no taste or smell, which turns to steam when boiled and to ice when frozen. She drank two glasses of water; `Are you going swimming in the sea?' `No, the water's too cold'; Each bedroom in the hotel is supplied with hot and cold running water; (also adjective) The plumber had to turn off the water supply in order to repair the pipe; transport by land and water.
verb
1. to supply with water. He watered the plants.
2. (of the mouth) to produce saliva. His mouth watered at the sight of all the food.
3. (of the eyes) to fill with tears. The dense smoke made his eyes water.
ˈwaters noun plural
a body of water such as the sea, a river etc. the stormy waters of the bay.
ˈwatery adjective
1. like water; diluted. a watery fluid.
2. (of eyes) full of fluid eg because of illness, cold winds etc.
3. (of a colour) pale. eyes of a watery blue.
ˈwateriness noun

water boatman

a water insect with oarlike back legs that propel it through the water.
ˈwaterborne adjective
carried or transmitted by water. Typhoid is a waterborne disease.
ˈwater-closet noun
(abbreviation WC (dabljuˈsiː) ) a lavatory.
ˈwater-colour noun
a type of paint which is thinned with water instead of with oil.
ˈwatercress noun
a herb which grows in water and is often used in salads.
ˈwaterfall noun
a natural fall of water from a height such as a rock or a cliff.
ˈwaterfowl noun or noun plural
a bird or birds which live on or beside water.
ˈwaterfront noun
that part of a town etc which faces the sea or a lake. He lives on the waterfront.
ˈwaterhole noun
a spring or other place where water can be found in a desert or other dry country. The elephant drank from the waterhole.
ˈwatering-can noun
a container used when watering plants.
water level
the level of the surface of a mass of water. The water level in the reservoir is sinking/rising.
ˈwaterlilyplural ˈwaterlilies noun
a water plant with broad flat floating leaves.
ˈwaterlogged adjective
(of ground) soaked in water.
water main
a large underground pipe carrying a public water supply.
ˈwater-melon
a type of melon with green skin and red flesh.
ˈwaterproof adjective
not allowing water to soak through. waterproof material.
noun
a coat made of waterproof material. She was wearing a waterproof.
verb
to make (material) waterproof.
ˈwatershed noun
an area of high land from which rivers flow in different directions into different basins.
ˈwater-skiing noun
the sport of skiing on water, towed by a motor-boat.
ˈwater-ski verb
ˈwatertight adjective
made in such a way that water cannot pass through.
water vapour
water in the form of a gas, produced by evaporation.
ˈwaterway noun
a channel, eg a canal or river, along which ships can sail.
ˈwaterwheel noun
a wheel moved by water to work machinery etc.
ˈwaterworks noun singular or plural
a place in which water is purified and stored before distribution to an area.
hold water
to be convincing. His explanation won't hold water.
in(to) deep water
in(to) trouble or danger. I got into deep water during that argument.
water down
to dilute. This milk has been watered down.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

waterproof

مُقَاوِمٌ لِلمِياه vodotěsný vandtæt wasserdicht αδιάβροχος impermeable vedenpitävä imperméable vodootporan impermeabile 防水の 방수의 waterdicht vanntett wodoszczelny à prova de água, impermeável водостойкий vattentät ที่กันน้ำได้ su geçirmez không thấm nước 防水的
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