oar

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɔːr/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/oʊr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ôr, ōr)

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oar

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. use an oar to row
  2. the boat had [100] oars
  3. the oars [hit, pulled, slapped] the water
  4. dipped the oars into the water
  5. pulled [hard, sharp] on the oars
  6. the rise and fall of the oars
  7. the rhythm of the oars
  8. the rower pulled on the oars
  9. took an oar in each hand
  10. [wooden, carbon fiber] oars
'oar' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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