What does the word wade mean?

Usage examples for wade

  1. " Well," said Wade, after a long breath. – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  2. Do you, at this moment, know what has become of Wade, or where he is? – Hidden Gold by Wilder Anthony
  3. You wouldn't have expected me to wade across the muskeg? – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss