Definition of "oarage" [oarage]

  • (noun) The act of using oars; rowing.
  • (noun) A sweeping motion that resembles rowing.
  • (noun) Equipment used for rowing.
  • (noun) the oars or other accoutrements that are required for rowing
  • (noun) the motion of the oars, or the parts of the body that move the oars, whilst rowing

Use "oarage" in a sentence

  • "Flying through the depth of air on winged oarage, the fleet messenger alights on the Libyan coasts."
  • "Here, on the first land he retrod, he dedicated his winged oarage to thee, O Phoebus, in the vast temple he built."
  • "Thence he gazes down on the world, staying awhile in that far height [36] the ceaseless oarage of his wings and, poised almost motionless with hovering flight, looks all around him and seeks what prey he shall choose whereon to swoop [37] sudden like a thunderbolt from heaven on high."

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