verb (used with object), pud·dled, pud·dling.
verb (used without object), pud·dled, pud·dling.
Words nearby puddle
Origin of puddle
OTHER WORDS FROM puddlepud·dler, nounpud·dly, adjectiveun·pud·dled, adjective
Examples from the Web for puddle
May they all stand in a puddle and stick their tongues in a Prius charge port.
And when he walks in, the place is dark, but he notices a puddle on the floor.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For some of New Yorkers, though, the dating pool can be a puddle—thanks to the “culture of honor.”
Actors have won Oscars for sassily stepping over a puddle in period clothing (Judi Dench in Shakespeare in Love).Scarlett Johansson’s ‘Her’ Performance Deserves Oscar Love|Kevin Fallon|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When he spills his cup of coffee, he first tries to mop the mess with his fingers, then dams up the puddle with toilet paper.Vito Acconci Named Designer of the Year by Design Miami|Blake Gopnik|October 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When we wanted water, she sought for it in any hole or puddle formed by falling trees or otherwise.
After the licking I went out in the yard and saw the sun in a puddle.Mother|Maksim Gorky
Apparently, Mr. Puddle, you are not familiar with the works of Ahn.The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon|Richard Connell
“Oh, curfew never rings for me,” Penny laughed, side stepping a puddle of water.The Clock Strikes Thirteen|Mildred A. Wirt
Under dry weather conditions, some prefer to puddle the roots; that is, to dip them in thin mud and plant with the mud adhering.Manual of American Grape-Growing|U. P. Hedrick