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Definition of oar

What is the definition of "oar"?
  • oarnoun
  • 1. A long, thin, usually wooden pole with a blade at one end, used to row or steer a boat.
    2. A person who rows a boat, especially in a race.


  • oarverb-transitive
  • 1. To propel with or as if with oars or an oar.
    2. To traverse with or as if with oars or an oar: an hour to oar the strait.


  • oarverb-intransitive
  • 1. To move forward by or as if by rowing: oared strongly across the finish line.


Use "oar" in a sentence
  • "July 15, 2008 at 9:34 am excep teh wyte pantzes……..oar teh wyte shirtz…..oar oar oar"

    "Each droplet of water that passes over my oar is as easily identifiable as a person, and the voice of the water is the call of a multitude, giving and taking names."

    "The singular form of retrices is rectrix which comes from the Latin word oar used to mean rower."

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