(noun) A long,thin,usuallywoodenpole with a bladeatoneend,used to row or steer a boat.
(noun) A personwhorows a boat,especiallyin a race.
(verb-transitive) To propel with or as if with oars or anoar.
(verb-transitive) To traverse with or as if with oars or anoar:anhour to oar the strait.
(verb-intransitive) To moveforward by or as if by rowing: oared stronglyacross the finishline.
(noun) a long shaft of wood for propelling a boat by rowing, having a broad blade that is dipped into and pulled against the water. Oars were also used for steering certain kinds of ancient sailing boats
(verb) to row or propel with or as if with oars
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."