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Media outlets “crowd sourced” the project, asking readers to help wade through the 24,000 pages of Palin emails.

There are no emails for us to wade through—even if we were champing at the bits.

In the eloquent words of colonial preacher John Winthrop, “When a man is to wade through deep water, there is required tallness.”

We had now at one moment to wade through plains of sand, and the next to clamber over the rocks by wretched paths.

She was obliged to wade through, but escaped a serious wetting by walking on her heels.

One has to wade through pages upon pages of bare syllogisms, one more flimsy than another.

It will not be worth our while to wade through all the technical and hair-splitting discussions of these points.

I must wade through the mire of this base pursuit that I may reach the firm ground of wealth and learned ease.


On this page you'll find 63 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wade through, such as: hammer away/hammer into, keep one's shoulder to the wheel, peg away, plug away, put one's nose to the grindstone, and struggle on.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.