Found 3 items, similar to paddle.
English → Indonesian
berkayuh, dayung, kayuh, mengayuh, pengayuh, tongkat
English → English
n 1: small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls
in various games
2: a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel
3: an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board
4: a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe
or small boat [syn: boat paddle
v 1: propel with a paddle; “paddle your own canoe”
2: play in or as if in water, as of small children [syn: dabble
3: swim like a dog in shallow water
4: walk unsteadily; “small children toddle”
5: give a spanking to; subject to a spanking [syn: spank
6: stir with a paddle
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Paddled
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To pat or stroke amorously, or gently. [Obsolescent]
To be paddling palms and pinching fingers. --Shak.
2. To propel with, or as with, a paddle or paddles.
3. To pad; to tread upon; to trample. [Prov. Eng.]
4. To spank with a paddle or as if with a paddle; -- usually
as a disciplinary punishment of children.
5. To mix (a viscous liquid) by stirring or beating with a
, v. i. [Prob. for pattle, and a dim. of pat,
v.; cf. also E. pad to tread, Prov. G. paddeln, padden, to
walk with short steps, to paddle, G. patschen to splash,
dash, dabble, F. patouiller to dabble, splash, fr. patte a
1. To use the hands or fingers in toying; to make caressing
strokes. [Obs.] --Shak.
2. 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.
As the men were paddling for their lives.
While paddling ducks the standing lake desire.
, n. [See Paddle
, v. i.]
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, such as that used in table tennis.
Thou shalt have a paddle upon thy weapon. --Deut.
3. One of the broad boards, or floats, at the circumference
of a water wheel, or paddle wheel.
4. A small gate in sluices or lock gates to admit or let off
water; -- also called clough
5. (Zo["o]l.) A paddle-shaped foot, as of the sea turtle.
6. A paddle-shaped implement for stirring or mixing.
7. [In this sense prob. for older spaddle, a dim. of spade.]
See Paddle staff
(b), below. [Prov. Eng.]
(Shipbuilding), one of two large timbers
supporting the spring beam and paddle box of a steam
. See Paddle
, n., 3.
, the revolving shaft which carries the paddle
wheel of a steam vessel.
(a) A staff tipped with a broad blade, used by mole
catchers. [Prov. Eng.]
(b) A long-handled spade used to clean a plowshare; --
called also plow staff
. [Prov. Eng.]
, a steam vessel propelled by paddle wheels,
in distinction from a screw propeller.
, the propelling wheel of a steam vessel,
having paddles (or floats) on its circumference, and
revolving in a vertical plane parallel to the vessel's