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Synonyms for paddle
ˈpæd l

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paddle(noun)

    small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls in various games

    Synonyms:
    boat paddle

  2. paddle(noun)

    a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel

    Synonyms:
    boat paddle

  3. paddle(noun)

    an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board

    Synonyms:
    boat paddle

  4. paddle, boat paddle(verb)

    a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat

    Synonyms:
    boat paddle

  5. paddle(verb)

    propel with a paddle

    "paddle your own canoe"

    Synonyms:
    splash around, dodder, toddle, totter, spank, larrup, dabble, waddle, coggle

  6. dabble, paddle, splash around(verb)

    play in or as if in water, as of small children

    Synonyms:
    splash around, dodder, toddle, smatter, totter, spank, play around, larrup, dabble, waddle, coggle

  7. paddle(verb)

    swim like a dog in shallow water

    Synonyms:
    splash around, dodder, toddle, totter, spank, larrup, dabble, waddle, coggle

  8. toddle, coggle, totter, dodder, paddle, waddle(verb)

    walk unsteadily

    "small children toddle"

    Synonyms:
    seesaw, dodder, toddle, teeter, wobble, spank, larrup, dabble, totter, waddle, coggle, splash around

  9. spank, paddle, larrup(verb)

    give a spanking to; subject to a spanking

    Synonyms:
    splash around, dodder, toddle, totter, spank, larrup, dabble, waddle, coggle

  10. paddle(verb)

    stir with a paddle

    Synonyms:
    splash around, dodder, toddle, totter, spank, larrup, dabble, waddle, coggle

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    paddling, palette, selector, oar, picker, snowshoeing, racket, snowshoe, rowing

How to use paddle in a sentence?

  1. Jacob Braude:

    Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.

  2. Melissa Romero:

    When I first started I couldn't paddle more than five minutes at a time. Now I can probably do an hour continuous.

  3. Cruise Passenger Lynch:

    I'm especially excited about the new Loire cruises because it's a river which has yet to be explored, paddle ships will allow this to be done for the first time in 2015.

  4. Michael Goforth:

    It can be a really passive, intuitive thing. That's kind of what your goal is, is to let the water do all the work, and you use your paddle to assist when it's not perfect.

  5. Melissa Romero:

    I put together our team. We travel around Florida to race against teams from in state and out of state. when I first started I couldn't paddle more than five minutes at a time. Now I can probably do an hour continuous.

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Translations for paddle

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  • مجدافArabic
  • palaCatalan, Valencian
  • pádloCzech
  • paddel, padle, padleåre, pagajDanish
  • Paddel, Tischtennisschläger, paddelnGerman
  • κουπίGreek
  • pala, paletaSpanish
  • mõlaEstonian
  • lasta, siipi, mela, lätkä, siipiratas, kahlailla, maila, evä, kahlailu, melontaretki, läppä, melonta, meloa, piestäFinnish
  • pale, rame, raquette, hélice, aviron, palme, pagaie, nageoire, aube, spatule, pagayage, volet, palette, pagayer, paletterFrench
  • céasla, céaslaighIrish
  • grunnaichScottish Gaelic
  • evező, evezHungarian
  • róa, paddlaIcelandic
  • pagaiaItalian
  • מָשׁוֹטHebrew
  • パドル, しゃもじ, 羽根板, 杓文字, 扉, ラケット, 水掻き, 外輪, かい, 受け板, 櫂, 漕ぐ, 叩くJapanese
  • hoeMāori
  • pagaai, scheprad, peddel, waterrad, schoep, pootjebaden, paddel, gepeddel, van de roede geven/slaan, peddelenDutch
  • remoPortuguese
  • лопасть, ракетка, плица, весло, лопатка, плавник, гребное колесо, затвор, гребля, грестиRussian
  • racket, bordtennisracket, paddel, paddla, roSwedish

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