Paddle

A paddle is a tool used for pushing against liquids, either as a form of propulsion in a boat or as an implement for mixing. == Canoe and kayak paddles == === Materials and designs === Paddles commonly used in canoes consist of a wooden, fibreglass, carbon fibre or metal rod (the shaft) with a handle on one end and a rigid sheet (the blade) on the...
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paddle

(from the article `canoe`) lightweight boat pointed at both ends and propelled by one or more paddles (not oars). Paddlers face the bow....including a few female figures with extremely summary facial features and indications of gorgets and headdresses. The same motifs cover small ... [2 related articles]
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paddle

[n] - small wooden bat with a flat surface 2. [n] - a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel 3. [n] - an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board 4. [n] - a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat 5. [v] - swim like a dog 6. [v] - propel with a paddle 7. [v] - stir with a pad...
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Paddle

• (v. i.) To dabble in water with hands or feet; to use a paddle, or something which serves as a paddle, in swimming, in paddling a boat, etc. • (v. i.) See Paddle staff (b), below. • (v. i.) One of the broad boards, or floats, at the circumference of a water wheel, or paddle wheel. • (v. i.) The broad part of a paddle, with whi...
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paddle

boat paddle noun a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat
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Paddle

[game controller] A paddle is a game controller with a round wheel and one or more fire buttons, where the wheel is typically used to control movement of the player object along one axis of the video screen. A paddle controller rotates through a fixed arc (usually about 330 degrees); it has a stop at each end. ==Design== The paddle wheel is...
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Paddle

[spanking] A spanking paddle is an implement used to strike a person on the buttocks. The act of striking a person with a paddle is known as `paddling`. A paddling may be for punishment (normally of a student at school in the United States), or as an initiation or hazing ritual, or for erotic purposes. A paddle has two parts: a handle and a...
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Paddle

Pad'dle intransitive verb [ Prob. for pattle , and a dim. of pat , v.; confer also English pad to tread, Prov. German paddeln , padden , to walk with short steps, to paddle, German patschen to splash, dash, dabble, French patouiller to dabble, splash, ...
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Paddle

Pad'dle noun [ See Paddle , intransitive verb ] 1. An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and boats. 2. The broad part of a paddle, with which the stroke is made; hence, any short, broad bla...
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Paddle

Pad'dle transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Paddled ; present participle & verbal noun Paddling ] 1. To pat or stroke amorously, or gently. « To be paddling palms and pinching fingers.» Shak....
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paddle

1. An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and boats. ... 2. The broad part of a paddle, with which the stroke is made; hence, any short, broad blade, resembling that of a paddle. 'Thou shalt have a paddle upon thy weapon.' (Deut. Xxiii. 13) ... 3. One of the broad boards, or floats, ...
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paddle

A flat piece of plastic worn on the hands, and held in place by rubber cords that fit over the middle finger (and sometimes also the wrist). Paddles can be used to build strength and practice correct swimming technique. Too much paddle use, or frequent use of paddles that are too large can cause shoulder injuries.
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Paddle

Atari 2600 controllers that consist of a knob that can turn and a single fire button. These controllers allow for precise side-to-side movements.
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Paddle

Coloured plastic devices worn on the swimmers hands during swim practices.
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Paddle

Hand paddles Coloured plastic devices worn on the swimmers hands during swim practice.
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Paddle

Paddle is slang for to hit, beat, thrash.
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Paddle

The wide portion above the blade of a goalie's stick.
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