Oar(n) An implement for impelling a boat, being a slender piece of timber, usually ash or spruce, with a grip or handle at one end and a broad blade at the other. The part which rests in the rowlock is called the loom.
Oar(n) An oarsman; a rower; as, he is a good oar.
Oar(n) An oarlike swimming organ of various invertebrates.
Oar(v. t. & i.) To row.
Oared(a.) Furnished with oars; -- chiefly used in composition; as, a four-oared boat.
Oared(a.) Having feet adapted for swimming.
Oared(a.) Totipalmate; -- said of the feet of certain birds. See Illust. of Aves.
Oared(imp. & p. p.) of Oar
Oaring(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Oar
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