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Another word for paddle

  1. To propel by paddling

      1. To plan and direct the course of a vessel or vehicle:
      2. To give directions to the driver of an automobile, especially by reading a map. Used of a passenger:
      3. To know or determine a migratory course. Used of an animal:
      1. To be carried along by currents of air or water:
      2. To proceed or move unhurriedly or aimlessly:
      3. To live or behave without a clear purpose or goal:
      1. To sail or travel about, as for pleasure or reconnaissance.
      2. To go or move along, especially in an unhurried or unconcerned fashion:
      3. To travel at a constant speed or at a speed providing maximum operating efficiency for a sustained period.
      1. A relatively small, usually open craft of a size that might be carried aboard a ship.
      2. An inland vessel of any size.
      3. A ship or submarine.
      1. A long oar used at the stern of a boat and moved from side to side to propel the boat forward.
      2. One of a pair of light oars designed for use by a single rower.
      3. A small light racing boat for one, two, or four rowers, each using a pair of sculls.
      1. A series of objects placed next to each other, usually in a straight line.
      2. A succession without a break or gap in time:
      3. A line of adjacent seats, as in a theater, auditorium, or classroom.
  2. To beat, usually rather lightly

      1. To hit sharply and swiftly; strike:
      2. To utter sharply:
      3. To criticize or blame.
      1. To strike or beat, especially repeatedly with a flail or stick.
      2. To strike violently; batter:
      3. To swing or strike in a manner suggesting the action of a flail:
      1. To slap on the buttocks with a flat object or with the open hand, as for punishment.
      2. To move briskly or spiritedly.
      3. A slap on the buttocks.