He struggled forward breast-deep, waist-deep, knee-deep, in the black water.
Inch by inch the men haul in, waist-deep most of the time and often completely under.
Some of the boys are waist-deep in the water after clams to get their fifty cents for their week's tuition.
Hilda at once rushed in waist-deep and caught him by the collar.
The water was waist-deep, and the current every moment threatened to lift us from our feet.
In crossing these we went knee-deep, and once waist-deep, into it.
Some of them lost the duck-boards and went knee-deep into bogs, and waist-deep into shell-holes, and neck-deep into swamps.
But Margery held on, moving swiftly through the waist-deep corn.
The miner clambered carefully out of his waist-deep trench, searched his pockets, produced a pipe and tobacco.
But I landed in the dark chamber of a Gnomon, waist-deep in loose wheat.