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See definition of paddle on Dictionary.com
  • nounitem used for propelling object
  • verbpropel with arms or tool

synonyms for paddle

  • oar
  • paddlewheel
  • pole
  • propeller
  • pull
  • scull
  • sweep
See also synonyms for: paddling
  • wade
  • splash
  • drift
  • slop
  • navigate
  • pull
  • sweep
  • drive
  • cruise
  • thrash
  • stir
  • boat
  • row
  • scull
  • oar
  • cut water
  • run rapids
  • sky an oar
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This video follows professional kayaker Dane Jackson and his friends as they paddle through one of its narrowest sections, only accessible by kayak.
PADDLING ONE OF THE NARROWEST RIVERS IN THE WORLDOUTSIDE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 11, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
This means that on portages, two people each grab a bag and some paddles, and the third person hoists the canoe.
HOW (AND WHY) TO EXECUTE THE PERFECT CANOE PORTAGEALEX HUTCHINSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The moment you land, two paddlers hop out, hoist the two packs and paddles, and hit the trail.
HOW (AND WHY) TO EXECUTE THE PERFECT CANOE PORTAGEALEX HUTCHINSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
These breaks can vary from beginner to advanced, depending on where you paddle out, how shallow the sandbank is, and how strong the current is.
CARISSA MOORE'S 5 FAVORITE SURF TOWNSMEGAN MICHELSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Meanwhile, the rover’s back wheels paddled from side to side.
WIGGLY WHEELS MIGHT HELP ROVERS PLOW THROUGH LOOSE LUNAR SOILSMARIA TEMMINGJUNE 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Then she would turn him over on his back and paddle his stomach with a ladle to make sure that he was well filled!
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
The girls were dressed in such boating costumes as gave them the very freest movement, and they both used the paddle skillfully.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
But suddenly Jessie drove her paddle deep into the water and sent the canoe in a dash to the landing.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
The 'Syria' was originally a paddle-wheel steamer, having oscillating cylinders worked with steam of 25 lbs.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
An article in 'The Times' gives in strong contrast the relative value of screw and paddle-wheels as propellers.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
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WORDS RELATED TO PADDLE

  • bastinado
  • bat
  • billy
  • billyclub
  • birch
  • blackjack
  • bludgeon
  • cane
  • club
  • cosh
  • ferule
  • mace
  • nightstick
  • paddle
  • rod
  • sap
  • shill
  • shillelagh
  • spontoon
  • stick
  • switch
  • truncheon
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.