Definition of "oars" [oars]

  • Plural form of oar. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of oar. (verb)

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Use "oars" in a sentence
  • ""The sweep of those oars is English, Jack, my boy.""
  • "In the fourth century B.C., an Athenian trireme carried a set of thirty spare oars, which is a sign of how common shattered oars were."
  • "Meanwhile, he rowed on, with long, leisurely strokes; and the lapping of the water round the oars was the only sound to be heard."