Pronunciation of Wad
/w_ˈɒ_d/, /wˈɒd/, /wˈɒd/
Antonyms for wad:
deficit, meagerness, modicum, skimpiness, scantness, paucity, inadequacy, opening, spending money, deficiency, little, hint, pocket money, ace, pin money, dab, dash, petty cash, famine, whit, pinch, section, drop, dot, scarceness, piece, scrap, ray, taste, jot, fragment, crumb, undersupply, shortage, insufficiency, portion, mouthful, shot, iota, scantiness, scarcity, poverty, pittance, bit.
Usage examples for wad:
- The more he thought of his outburst of temper before Helen the more it annoyed him, for he realized that he had " bitten off a bigger wad than he could chew," as Bill Santry would have expressed it. - "Hidden Gold", Wilder Anthony.
- " I wad raither j'in i' your askin'," replied Donal. - "Donal Grant", George MacDonald.
- In the morning they took the lady into a fine and rich room, and gave her the finest pear she had ever seen, bidding her no to break it till she was in the greatest strait ever mortal could be in, and that wad get her out o't. - "The Blue Fairy Book", Various.