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English adjective: waterproof

1. waterproof not permitting the passage of water

Synonymsrainproof, waterproofed



English noun: waterproof

1. waterproof (artifact) any fabric impervious to water

Broader (hypernym)cloth, fabric, material, textile

2. waterproof (artifact) a water-resistant coat


Broader (hypernym)coat

Narrower (hyponym)Burberry, mac, macintosh, mack, mackintosh, trench coat

English verb: waterproof

1. waterproof (contact) make watertight

SamplesWaterproof the coat.

ExamplesThe men waterproof the boat

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)seal, seal off

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